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The Roadmap on Carcinogens now in a video : share and help us prevent workers from cancer-causing agents at work !25 septembre, par EU-OSHA25/09/2018Responsible for more than 100.000 deaths every year, cancer is the leading cause of work-related mortality in the EU. On 25 May 2016, six European organisations signed a covenant committing them to a voluntary action scheme to raise awareness of the...
What can be done to prevent the harmful effects of carcinogens in the workplace, and what are the emerging issues in this area?
On 24 - 25 September, the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the EU is hosting a high-level conference, ‘Fight against Occupational Cancer’, in Vienna. A range of speakers and participants, including politicians, social partners and experts in the field explore ways of protecting Europe’s workers from exposure to carcinogens at work.
19/09/2018An e-tools seminar on occupational safety and health in relation to driving and road transport brought together EU road safety experts on 18 and 19 September at the EU-OSHA’s headquarters in Bilbao. Amongst the key issues discussed were the main...
EU-OSHA’s workshop ‘Protecting workers in the Online Platform Economy’ focused on the findings of a study on the regulation of the occupational safety and health risks that might result from the online platform work.
11/09/2018Psychological detachment, i.e. the need to detach from work, when not at work, is becoming more vital, due to the increasing technological advances that make it easier to stay connected to the workplace, through e.g., e-mail, ‘smart’ phones and...