Laboratory Explosions

On 18 December 2015, a violent explosion and the subsequent fire seriously damaged a chemistry laboratory in Tsinghua University, and took the life of a young post-doc researcher, Meng Xiangjian, who was supposed to...

Prevention of Slip and Trip Accidents

Slip and trip were the major causes of accidents in HKUST. Such accidents accounted for about 20% of all accidents in 2016. This article aims to review the common factors contributing to slip and trip, and present some practical tips on how...

Recycle Your Unwanted Portable Chargers

To avoid the risk of environment pollution arising from battery disposal, it is essential to recover...

Accident/Incident Statistics 2016

Number of Work/Study-Related Injuries. A total of 48 work/study-related injury cases were recorded in 2016. Among the cases...

How to Evacuate Passengers Safely in Road Traffic Accident

Road traffic accidents can happen anywhere. Weather conditions, road traffic conditions...

Reuse of Office Furniture

There have been numerous renovation projects in the office and teaching areas on campus over the past few years.   These projects focused on...