Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: Advancing Occupational Safety of Workers
Other Title: Investigation and Assessment of Heat Hazard in Hong Kong Slope Maintenance Construction Works
Authors: LI, Shing Fung Ronald
Issue Date: Nov-2020
Abstract: Ronald Li, from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, has developed a comprehensive heat stress assessment framework and tools for construction workers in Hong Kong. The idea came from his internship at a local construction contractor. From his experience, constructors workers who suffer from high temperatures and strong sunlight weren't able to express the severity of heat stress clearly. Hence, a user-friendly and translational assessment tool was designed to represent the risk of heatstroke in one single number.
Keywords: Occupational Safety and Health
Heat Stress Assessment and Control
Research Methodology and Data Integration
Subjects: Construction workers -- Health and hygiene
Heat -- Physiological effect
Heat stroke -- Prevention
Rights: All rights reserved
Appears in Collections:Outstanding Work by Students

Show full item record

Page views

Last Week
Last month
Citations as of Jun 16, 2024

Google ScholarTM


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.