We are delighted to announce that the Asia-Pacific Branch will be presenting its second webinar on 6th July at 15:00 Hong Kong time, 17:00 Melbourne time and 08:00 UK time.

Our presenter Nelson Ng, Chief of Operations Engineering at MTR Corporation in Hong Kong, will share his safety leadership experience from the perspective of a system assurance engineer for new railway lines and retrofit projects, enterprise and safety manager, general manager for constructing a new railway line in Mainland China and then the engineering head for an operating railway network.

The webinar will include:-

  • the application of System Safety Model / FMECA/ RCM / Human Factors Wheel/ Safety Case/ ALARP/ HAZOP/ Risk Matrix/Hazard Log in the asset life cycle,
  • examples of safety engineered solutions to prevent safety incidents covering Platform Screen Door/Automatic Platform Gate retrofit, manual train operations and vehicle intrusion; etc.,
  • development of competent system assurance and railway design professionals through the Yellow Book/iESM and IRSE certification scheme
  • the challenges and opportunities of applying digital technology to create safer work procedures, shape safe behaviours and enable predictive safety and asset management for railway construction and operations.

To register for the webinar please click here

The webinar will be presented by:

Nelson Ng, Chief of Operations Engineering at MTR Corporation, Hong Kong. Nelson is a safety and risk management professional with more than 30 years’ experience primarily in the railway industry. He has extensive experience in system assurance for new railway lines and operating railway, enterprise risk management, operational safety and crisis management. As Chief of Operations Engineering of the MTR Corporation Nelson directs the development and implementation of the Asset Management System. He was the General Manager – Safety & Quality heading the Safety and Quality Department of Operations Division and also took charge of the corporate safety governance framework for MTR’s Mainland and overseas railway businesses. He is also one of the founding members of iESM international Engineering Safety Management.


Tuesday, 6th July 2021 at 8:00am


Tuesday, 6th July 2021 at 9:30am


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