Launched in 1999, the Catering Industry Safety Award Scheme is jointly organised by the Labour Department and the OSHC, with the Occupational Deafness Compensation Board and related organisations in the trade as co-organising bodies.
Also officiating at the award presentation ceremony today were Executive Council and Legislative Council member Mr Tommy Cheung; the Chairman of the OSHC, Dr Alan Chan; the Chairman of the Occupational Deafness Compensation Board, Dr Albert Luk; and representatives of the co-organisers.
quality assurance project (Funded by the Department of Family and Community Services).
Subjects: A total of 426 Victorian OSHC coordinators completed questionnaires in the present descriptive study (39% response rate).
Only about 30% of OSHC coordinators had participated in nutrition and/or physical activity training in the previous two years.
Strategies used in child care are likely to be successful in the OSHC setting, however, differences such as the older age of children, lack of regulations, limited kitchen facilities and lower levels of qualifications of OSHC staff need to be considered.
Generally OSHC services operate before school from 7:00-9:30am and after school from 2:30-6:00pm and provide opportunities for children to be involved in structured and unstructured activities.
Concerns were expressed in relation to the compliance of OSHC
services in X (remote area) required from 2008.
The LD and the OSHC will launch a series of publicity programmes to remind workers to properly wear safety helmets with chin straps and to encourage SMEs engaged in the construction industry to actively participate in the scheme.
The Chairman of the OSHC, Mr Conrad Wong, was the other officiating guest, and the speakers included representatives from the LD, the OSHC, the Hong Kong Federation of Occupational Safety and Health Associations, and contractors.
And it is relevant, said Baldoz as the OSHC convened yesterday a summit and workshop on the interagency Memorandum of Agreement-Joint Administrative Order (MOA-JAO) on construction safety at the OSHC in Diliman, Quezon City.
The OSHC reported on the results of the Safety Patrol Program conducted jointly with DOLE Regional Offices in 2012.