WSH Institute Forum on “Bridging Knowledge, Broadening Horizons”At the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Institute Forum on “Bridging Knowledge, Broadening Horizons”, you will get to witness the launch of Singapore’s risk observatory of WSH risks called the Observatory for WSH Landscape (OWL). The aim of OWL is to observe, analyse and communicate trends, insights and changes, focusing on safety and health in the workforce, workplace and working life for researchers, policy makers, and industries in Singapore and Asia. Following the launch, you will have the opportunity to hear about the WSH risks identified by risk observatories in Asia, Europe and Canada and how these risks are managed through the provision of holistic integrated services.
Details of the Forum:
Date: 11th March 2015 (Wednesday)
Time: 2.00 pm – 5.30 pm
(Registration starts at 1:00pm)
Venue: Raffles City Convention Centre
Canning Ballroom, Level 4
80 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189560
Directions to the Raffles City Convention Centre can be found here.
2 Safety Development Unit (SDU) points will be accredited to relevant attendees.
1 CME/2 CPE point(s) will be accredited to relevant attendees.
[New] A report on the forum proceedings is now available. Click here to download.
[New] View the series of visual recordings here.
[New] A short video featuring the highlights of the forum can be viewed here.
Read the full speech by Dr Amy Khor here.
You can view or download the presentation slides by clicking on its title below:
Dr Gan Siok Lin
Dr Amy Khor
Senior Minister of State (SMS), Ministry of Manpower and Ministry of Health, Singapore
Launch of Observatory for WSH Landscape (OWL)
OSH Risk in Asia, Europe and Canada
Moderator: Dr Jukka Takala
Mr Eddie Morland
Prof Dr. Dietmar Reinert
||Emerging Issues and Trends in the Work Environment: The Impact and Challenges on OHS Research
Ms Marie Larue
President-CEO, Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST)
||New and Emerging OSH Risks in Asia
Mr Woon Cheng Peng
Deputy Director(Knowledge Hub/ Planning & Development), WSH Institute
Holistic Integrated Management of Occupational Safety and Health
Moderator: Dr Lucy Leong
Mr Vivek Madan Kamra
Basic Occupational Health Services (BOHS) - Implementation Challenges and Successes
Prof Dr. Harri Vainio
||Panel Discussion moderated by Dr Jukka Takala and Dr Lucy Leong
Mr Lee Tzu Yang
Presentation of Tokens of Appreciation
Er. Ho Siong Hin
||End of Event|