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The Healthy Workplaces Summit, marking the end of the 2016-2017 Healthy Workplaces for All Ages campaign, takes place on 21 and 22 November in Bilbao, Spain. Leading European experts and decision makers discuss the results of the 2-year campaign and exchange good practices in promoting healthy ageing at work.
At the same time, EU-OSHA and its partners celebrate two milestones: 20 years of Napo, our cartoon partner in promoting occupational safety and health, and 10 years of EU-OSHA’s campaign partnership scheme.
- 13/09/2017In his State of the Union Address 2017 at the European Parliament, President Juncker announced plans for a European Labour Authority . The authority will build on existing agencies, including EU-OSHA, and structures to manage better cross-border and...
- 13/09/2017In his keynote address to the XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2017 in Singapore , ILO Director-General Guy Ryder gave his backing to a call for a global coalition on safety and health at work. Ms Pirkko Mattila, Finnish Minister for...
- 12/09/2017EU-OSHA together with the International Labour Organization (ILO) present new estimates of the cost of poor occupational safety and health (OSH). The findings reveal that worldwide work-related injury and illness result in the loss of 3.9 % of GDP,...
Brief summaries of the main findings of the 3-year project “Safer and healthier work at any age – occupational safety and health in the context of an ageing workforce” are now available in 19 languages.
The info sheets look at the benefits older workers bring to organisations, the added risks women encounter in the workplace, the systems for rehabilitation and return to work in place across Europe.
They also provide an overview of policies and strategies aimed at sustaining Europe’s ageing workforce.