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28.10.2020 OiRA tools reaches the public transport sector with five tools

28/10/2020OiRA tools reaches the public transport sector with five tools © EU-OSHA  Is there a need for an Online Interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) tool for buses and coaches? The list with specific professional risks and challenges in the sector is long – from road accidents, prolonged sitt...

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27.10.2020 Minutes - Monday, 12 October 2020 - PE658.996v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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27.10.2020 The cost of work-related accidents and diseases in Austria

27/10/2020The cost of work-related accidents and diseases in Austria Occupational accidents and illnesses cause suffering for the people concerned and their families and high economic costs for health systems and society. As part of a multi-year research project that ended in 2019, EU-OSHA publis...

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27.10.2020 Macedonia - National Award for Companies with best OSH Practices

27/10/2020Macedonia - National Award for Companies with best OSH Practices Marking the European Week for Safety and Health at Work 2020 and the launch of the Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load Campaign in the Republic of North Macedonia, the Minister of Labor and Social Policy, Mrs. Jagoda Shahp...

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27.10.2020 Preventing work-related MSDs — how body and hazard mapping can help

27/10/2020Preventing work-related MSDs — how body and hazard mapping can help Body mapping is a method of finding out how work might be harming people’s bodies, while hazard mapping helps pinpoint workplace risks to health. These interactive techniques — carried out using simple tools at a meetin...

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27.10.2020 Turkey- Online Webinar on MSDs - Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load

27/10/2020Turkey- Online Webinar on MSDs - Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load To launch the Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load Campaign, the Directorate General of Occupational Safety and Health of Turkey organised an online workshop presenting the new campaign's topic and raising awareness on ...

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26.10.2020 Introducing the OiRA tool to companies and OSH experts in Lithuania

26/10/2020Introducing the OiRA tool to companies and OSH experts in Lithuania

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26.10.2020 The battle against occupational cancer continues!

26/10/2020The battle against occupational cancer continues! The Roadmap on Carcinogens is making a major step forward with a new strategy, which will be introduced at the German presidency conference STOP Cancer at Work on 9 and 10 November 2020. This second lifespan of the Roadmap sets ambitious...

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23.10.2020 14th Greening Network Meeting - Exchange of experiences on environmental matters

23/10/202014th Greening Network Meeting - Exchange of experiences on environmental matters kreativkolors - www.freepik.es As part of its continuous effort and commitment to raising awareness about the environment, on 15 th October the Agency has hosted online – for the first time ever – the “...

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21.10.2020 Highlights - Exchange of views with the Executive Director of EASA - Committee on Transport and Tourism

The TRAN committee has invited Executive Director of European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), Mr Patrick Ky, to update Members on latest developments in relation to the return of 737-MAX to service and the impact of Covid-19 on aviation safety. The exchange of views will take place on Thursday aft...

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