Dr Lee Kien Wah, Chief Safety Officer at Nanyang Technological University’s Office of Health and Safety will be speaking on Outsourcing occupational safety and health in biopharma industry on 21 March 2012 at 12.30pm at BioPharma Asia Convention 2012‘s on floor seminar.
The following is a summary of Dr Lee’s presentation:
With heightened awareness of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) issues, legislations are being tightened by many governments to hold directors and office bearers responsible for the safety and health of the workforce including imposition of hefty fines and jail sentences for any serious infringements.
OSH is gaining importance in the workplace including BioPharma industry in line with product and service quality and cost effectiveness.
Hence the need of services of safety and health professionals to establish a Safety and Health Management System and drive the safety culture within the company.
This paper examines the viability of outsourcing the safety functions so as to ensure companies stay compliant with the law and more important, protect the reputation and assets of the company.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to hear Dr Lee share his views on outsourcing occupational safety and health in biopharma industry. Pre-register to listen to this talk today!