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  1. Fire in lift engine room after safety checks begin

    Posted Nov 11th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... to be checked for safety following an accident in Tai Po. The same company, Finland-based manufacturer Kone Elevator, is involved in both incidents. Shortly before 11am, residents of Pacific Mansion, ... offered a cheaper service. That accident, described by the government as 'a very rare case', raised concerns over the safety of the 57,000 lifts and 7,000 escalators used across ...

  2. Engineer rejects post-storm safety review

    Posted Aug 08th 2008, 12:00am by Kobi Chan, May Chan

    ... May Chan and Kobi Chan A senior government engineer has dismissed any need to review safety guidelines after two windows were blown off a new Quarry Bay building during Wednesday's storm and smashed into a residential tower across the street. Buildings Department chief structural engineer Hui Kwok-hung said all glass office towers had to comply with stringent design ...

  3. Three scaffolding deaths prompt call to workers on safety steps

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Building maintenance workers operating at heights outdoors should pay more attention to safety, the Labour Department said after a year in which it recorded three fatal falls ... decorating and maintenance work and nine others killed on building sites in that period. Department deputy chief occupational safety officer Ng Lung-hoi said people hired for short-term building ...

  4. CAI engineers ensure things run safely

    Posted Apr 26th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... and Instrumentation (CAI) engineers to be aware of the implications of designing and operating safety-related systems. This includes knowledge of the relevant safety standards. Safety-instrumented systems ... pressure had been placed on CAI engineers who were required to develop seamless integration systems that operated and controlled user-friendly, safety-conscious functions. 'On the mainland, ...

  5. Engine shutdown forces return of Cathay Pacific jet

    Posted Apr 05th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... aircraft are already designed with this situation in mind, and at no time is aircraft safety in question. 'Engine shutdowns are rare but when they do happen, Cathay Pacific always puts safety ... A Cathay Pacific jumbo jet bound for Los Angeles with 369 passengers on board was forced to return to Hong Kong after one of its engines was shut down over Taiwan. Passengers on Flight ...

  6. Prestigious hotel group seeks life-safety manager

    Posted Sep 06th 2008, 12:00am by Carmen Tao

    ... and suites. Applicants for this post must have a diploma in fire and safety engineering, electrical engineering and building services engineering, or the equivalent. 'According to our director ... Susie Gyopos and Carmen Tao An opportunity has arisen for an individual with a strong record of employment in the field of fire and safety operations. An award-winning hotel based in Tsim ...

  7. China's jet engines of growth risk stalling

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Tom Plate

    ... stability. The Chinese government needs to erect quickly a new national safety net to avoid political chaos. China may be approaching a national emergency, and it will take a great deal of its ...

  8. Health & safety

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Course raises construction safety awareness among students Hilti (Hong Kong), an international construction tools manufacturer, has set up an education facility called the Hilti Innovation Centre at Polytechnic University's Industrial Centre. It's a joint effort to raise construction safety awareness among students and industry practitioners. 'We want to transfer ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Feb 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and increased pressure on employers who are already finding it difficult to find and retain qualified staff. British employers put health and safety onus on employees More than half of employers in Britain believe health and safety should be the responsibility of the employee, according to research published in British-based HR Magazine. The research, carried out by online information ...

  10. What's On

    Posted Feb 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... relationships between work and health, analysing health and safety hazards, and highlighting prevention and protection strategies to improve occupational health. Speaker Dr Ignatius Yu, professor, ...




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