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Building in Safety

25/10/2019 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Occupational Health and Safety Authority in Malta in collaboration with the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work and the Kamra tal-Periti would like to invite you to a seminar on Building in Safety.

The topics covered include:

  • Principles of occupational health and safety;
  • OHS construction regulations – key players and obligations;
  • Proposed amendments to existing construction regulations;
  • Work equipment;
  • Working on site – checklist of good practice.

Ample time will be dedicated to a discussion.

This event is scheduled to be held on 25 October 2019 between 16.30 and 19.40 hrs followed by dinner. The working language will be Maltese.




16.30 – 17.00Registration
17.00 – 17.10Welcome and Introductory Announcements
17.10 – 17.30Principles of Occupational Health and Safety

Mr Norbert Ciappara, OHS Officer II, OHSA

17.30 – 18.00OHS Challenges in the Construction Sector

Mr Clinton Cachia, Principal OHS Officer, OHSA

18.00 – 18.20The Work Place (Minimum Health and Safety Requirements for Work at Construction Sites) Regulations – Key Players and Obligations

Dr Melhino Mercieca, Senior Manager, OHSA

18.20 – 18.40Coffee Break
18.40 – 19.00Safe use of Construction Work Equipment

Mr Pierre Conti, OHS Officer, OHSA

19.00 – 19.30Working on Site – Checklist of Good Practice

Perit Charlie Farrugia, Principal OHS Officer, OHSA

19.30 – 19:40Questions and Discussion
19.40 – 20.40Dinner



Register by sending an email to melhino.mercieca@gov.mt by Wednesday 23rd October. Seminar is only limited to 43 persons.


4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Occupational Health & Safety Authority
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