Occupational Safety & Health
- Ronald discusses the importance of occupational safety and health in the field of Environmental and Occupational Safety & Health. This knowledge area includes understanding workplace safety regulations, risk assessment, and strategies for ensuring the well-being of workers in various environments.
Heat Stress Assessment and Control
- Ronald describes the development of a heat stress assessment framework and tool for slope maintenance work in Hong Kong. This knowledge area involves assessing the risks associated with heat stress in outdoor work environments, which is crucial for the safety and health of workers, particularly in the construction industry.
Research Methodology and Data Integration
- Ronaldt highlights the research process, including the integration of multiplex data and the use of a matrix structure for comprehensive hazard assessment. This knowledge area pertains to research methodologies, data analysis, and the synthesis of information to develop practical solutions.
"Internship is a only practice step, it also provides a period to get in touch with the proficient people in a real workplace. It is a great opportunity to broaden your horizon to the industry."
"Nowadays, safety & health is emphasized in many ways. In the new trend, the way to achieve occupational safety & health becomes more systemic, advanced, and innovative. I want to be one of the change agents to attain a safer environment."
"Usually, the workers do not follow the safety measures and rules, they are not really revolted to comply with. The reason may be the workers do not really understand the significance and theory behind these regulations. This method can break the communication obstacles between safety professionals and general workers by direct numbers and simple tables."