Unit Health and Safety Officers (UHSOs) are the key safety partner with Health and Safety Office (HSO) towards a sustainable culture for education. Appointed by their respective Heads of Unit / Division, UHSOs ensure the implementation of health and safety arrangement at departmental level in accordance with the specific policies, including arrangement of safety training, administration of risk assessment and accident / incident reporting.
Laboratories / Workshop Technical Staff should be a full-time staff member who is familiar with the operation of the laboratory or workshop concerned. The name and contact details should be clearly displayed at the entrance of each laboratory. Individual divisions shall review the laboratory and workshop technical staff regularly to ensure the information is up-to-date.
Departmental Pandemic Coordinator (PC) and Designated Internal Communication Person (DICP) are the key partner with HSO towards prevention and effective control of pandemic. They should plan, coordinate and communicate with relevant parties to cope with crisis arising from communicable diseases and pandemic situations.