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30.04.2019 Pan-European campaign encourages people to vote in the European elections

30/04/2019Pan-European campaign encourages people to vote in the European elections photo: European Parliament In the European elections on 23-26 May, the European Union citizens will be choosing in what kind of Europe we want to live in. To encourage Europeans to take action in shaping the...

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28.04.2019 DGUV office guide: get to know health-friendly methods for office work

29/04/2019DGUV office guide: get to know health-friendly methods for office work Although recognised as a low-risk environment, office workers are increasingly subjected to health threats, most often to musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and psychosocial risks . In response, DGUV (German Social Acc...

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26.04.2019 Social partners sign a joint declaration to prevent MSDs in the hairdressing sector

26/04/2019Social partners sign a joint declaration to prevent MSDs in the hairdressing sector The social partners Coiffure EU and UNI Europa within the framework of the European Social dialogue adopted a joint statement for the protection of occupational safety and health (OSH) in the hairdressin...

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25.04.2019 The World OSH Day brings into focus Safety and Health and the Future of Work

26/04/2019The World OSH Day brings into focus Safety and Health and the Future of Work This year, the World Day for Safety and Health at Work draws attention to the future of work and its impact on occupational safety and health. Celebrated annually on 28 April, the Day steers a global campaign t...

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24.04.2019 Highlights - 2019 European elections - 23 to 26 May 2019 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

Voters in the EU will elect new Members of the European Parliament during the European elections of 23 to 26 May. The newly elected Members, representing EU citizens until 2024, will meet in July to elect their President, Vice-Presidents and Quaestors. They will decide on the composition of Parli...

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22.04.2019 Practical tools to manage dangerous substances presented in a multilingual infosheet

23/04/2019Practical tools to manage dangerous substances presented in a multilingual infosheet A publication in 10 languages provides advice on existing practical tools and guidance on dangerous substances in workplaces. It looks at the importance of such resources in limiting workers’ exposure t...

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16.04.2019 Minutes - Monday, 25 March 2019 - PE 637.400v01-00 - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy, Committee on Transport and Tourism

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16.04.2019 Minutes - Thursday, 11 April 2019 - PE 638.465v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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16.04.2019 The Foresight project raises awareness on digitalisation and its emerging OSH risks in a workshop in Norway

16/04/2019The Foresight project raises awareness on digitalisation and its emerging OSH risks in a workshop in Norway Herney Gómez via pixabay.com Following the objectives of the Foresight project , EU-OSHA and its Focal Point in Norway organised a workshop to present the findings of the Fore...

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14.04.2019 Napo promotes the golden rules of workplace safety and health

15/04/2019Napo promotes the golden rules of workplace safety and health Napo steps in to help promote the International Social Security Association’s (ISSA’s) ‘7 golden rules — for zero accidents and healthy work’. The rules are part of the Vision Zero global campaign which EU-OSHA supports. Napo...

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