Brady Corporation

Brady at GESSC Standards eXchange (March 2012)

Event

23
MAR
Holiday Inn Atrium Hotel Atrium Ballroom Level 4 Singapore
Brady Corporation will have a prescence at the launch of two new Singapore Standards at the General Engineering and Safety Standards Committee Standards eXchange 2012. The new Singapore Standards are - SS 569 : 2011 - Code of Practice for Manual Handling (formerly CP 92) - SS 571 : 2011 - Code of Practice for Energy Lockout and Tagout (formerly CP 91) Mr Mark Choe, Marketing Manager, who has been with Brady for the past 16 years, is part of the Working Group appointed by the Technical Committee on Workplace Safety and Health to help develop the SS 571 Singapore Standards. Key Partners from the Seminar includes: Ministry of Manpower (MOM), Workplace Safety and Health Council (WSHC), Singapore Contractors Association Limited (SCAL), Association of Singapore Marine Industries (ASMI) and Singapore Institution of Safety Officers (SISO) What You Will Learn - Overview of the standards and how they can improve workplace safety and health - Identification of manual handling hazards, the assessment and control of risks arising from manual handling activities in workplaces - Ways to reduce incidences of occupational diseases, such as musculoskeletal disorder, that adversely affect the well-being of the workforce - Control of hazardous energy at the workplace and guidelines on procedures, techniques and methods for energy lockout and tagout - Information on regulatory requirements for hazardous energy control Workplace Safety and Health authorities, personnel involving the use of heavy vehicles in construction industry and professional engineers are highly encouraged to join in.