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Activities by Civil Service Bureau

Date Activity Target participants
17 May 2019 Seminar on “Prevention and Handling of Workplace Violence" Colleagues who are interested in the topic
  • The seminar aims at enhancing staff's awareness on workplace violence and introducing strategies, skills and case studies to prevent and handle violence at work.
  • Speaker will introduce the circumstances of workplace violence and the risk factors associated with violent behaviour, and elaborate on the strategies for prevention of violence and means of de-escalation in situation with risk of violence.
28 May 2019 Seminar on “Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders" Colleagues who are interested in the topic
  • The seminar aims at enhancing staff's awareness of back injuries and upper limb disorder.
  • Speaker will elaborate on the possible health hazards in relation to incorrect manual handling operation, main causes and preventive measures of back injuries and upper limb disorders.  Participants will also be briefed on the correct manual lifting procedures.
30 May 2019 Seminar on “Understanding and Responding to Verbal Violence (Part I: for frontline staff)" Colleagues who are interested in the topic
  • The seminar aims at enhancing the knowledge of frontline staff on verbal violence at work and strengthening their skills in handling difficult customers.
  • Speaker will introduce the aggressive situations/behaviours and elaborate on the coping strategies to handle them; and will also speak on the measures to manage the stress and emotional disturbances arising from verbal violence at work.
4 June 2019 Seminar on “Smart Work, Exercise and Healthy Lifestyle" Colleagues who are interested in the topic
  • The seminar will introduce how to adopt a healthy lifestyle such as balanced diet, regular exercise, adequate rest and stress management that enhances employees' good health.  The seminar will also explain how exercise can enhance employees' physical fitness and empower them to cope with their daily work and prevent work related injuries.  
24 June 2019 Seminar on “Prevention of Upper and Lower Limb Disorders" Colleagues who are interested in the topic
  • The seminar aims at enhancing staff's awareness of upper and lower limb disorders.
  • Speaker will introduce the structures and functions of the upper limbs, main causes of upper limb strain, symptoms and treatment of commonly seen lower limb problems, etc.

Interested colleagues should look out for CSB’s call email(s) and sign up through your bureau/department timely.