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12.03.2020 COVID-19: guidance for the workplace

12/03/2020COVID-19: guidance for the workplace Source: hsa.ie Important: Get your workplace ready in case COVID-19 arrives in your community! This guidance, available in the OSHwiki, is designed to assist employers and businesses in providing advice to staff in non-healthcare settings on the ...

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12.03.2020 2020 EU Health Award: Vaccination and healthy lifestyles for children in the spotlight

12/03/20202020 EU Health Award: Vaccination and healthy lifestyles for children in the spotlight The European Commission’s 2020 EU Health Award honours cities and schools that positively impact their communities by promoting healthy lifestyle among children (6-18 years old) and NGOs, schools and ...

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12.03.2020 Work-related MSDs: new synthesis report complements EU findings with national data

12/03/2020Work-related MSDs: new synthesis report complements EU findings with national data © EU-OSHA /Pictures from participantes to the Good Practice Award 2012 This latest synthesis report is part of a larger EU-OSHA project to analyse national and European data on work-related musculoske...

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11.03.2020 Minutes - Wednesday, 19 February 2020 - Thursday, 20 February 2020 - PE648.350v02-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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11.03.2020 Chemical exposure and cardiovascular disease in the focus of an OSH training

11/03/2020Chemical exposure and cardiovascular disease in the focus of an OSH training Elchinator via pixabay.com New occupational safety and health course is in the agenda of the Nordic Institute for Advanced Training in Occupational Health (NIVA) . The training will be focused on chemical e...

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10.03.2020 Good Practice Award 2018-19: Family-run potato-sorting business in Netherlands reduces harmful dust

10/03/2020Good Practice Award 2018-19: Family-run potato-sorting business in Netherlands reduces harmful dust Source: Mansholt BV The Dutch company Mansholt BV received a Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Award for reducing workers’ exposure to potentially harmful dust in the potato-sorting shed.

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09.03.2020  “Safe Climbing” with Erasmus+

09/03/2020 “Safe Climbing” with Erasmus+ UserBot via pixabay.com An Erasmus+ project aims to improve safety for people that work with chainsaws and climbing in trees, as well as produce quality study material for climbing courses. Safe climbing is focused on agricultural/forestry schools, org...

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06.03.2020 Draft agenda - Monday, 16 March 2020 - Tuesday, 17 March 2020 - PE648.468v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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06.03.2020 International Women’s Day and gender-equal workplaces for all

06/03/2020International Women’s Day and gender-equal workplaces for all © EU-OSHA /Courtesy of the Cypriot Department of Labour Inspection 8th of March provides an opportunity that everyone must seize: observed annually around the globe, the Day is a powerful reminder to keep working hard on ...

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05.03.2020 Call for evidence on occupational exposure limits launched by ECHA

05/03/2020Call for evidence on occupational exposure limits launched by ECHA ECHA has launched calls for evidence on cadmium and its inorganic compounds and on asbestos . The aim is to get information on exposure, health effects, toxicology, epidemiology and modes of action. For cadmium and its...

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