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Each article describes a different system, its main characteristics, reporting methods, mechanisms to detect new work-related diseases and risks and to raise alerts at various levels, associated costs and how the data collected are used to inform policy and prevention strategies. Interviews with stakeholders of these systems shed light on drivers for and barriers to system implementation, and how each system’s approach could be transferred to other countries.
EU-OSHA kick-starts its 25th anniversary celebrations by looking back at key milestones for occupational safety and health (OSH) in the EU and at the Agency’s beginnings.
Under the slogan '25 years of working together for a safe and healthy Europe' EU-OSHA celebrates its commitment to promoting and improving safety and health in Europe’s workplaces with various activities throughout the year.
22/01/2019The European Survey of Enterprises on New and Emerging Risks - ESENER - is an extensive survey that looks at how European workplaces manage safety and health risks in practice. The pilot test of ESENER-3 was launched on 17 January 2019. It will...
This publication describes the development of new methods to assess the number of workers exposed to dangerous substances in the EU and the extent of that exposure. The study aimed to identify the substances and sectors that pose the greatest risks to workers, examining the trends over time.
The purpose was not only to arrive at an overview of the use of dangerous substances but also to create a methodology that could be used again to monitor future trends and developments.
OiRA in the Slovenian Action Plan supporting the Resolution on the National Programme of Health and Safety at Work 2018-202718 janvier, par EU-OSHA18/01/2019The National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia in March 2018 adopted a Resolution on the National Programme of Health and Safety at work 2018-2027 . The first 3-year action plan (2018-2020) to implement that resolution has been adopted on 20...