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16.10.2019 Bone and Joint Awareness Week 2019

16/10/2019Bone and Joint Awareness Week 2019 Burst via pexels.com 16 October is the World Spine Day with a theme Get Spine Active! Back pain affects all age groups and it is the biggest single cause of disability in the world. This day also comes under the umbrella of the current Bone and Jo...

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16.10.2019 Policies, strategies, programmes and actions supporting OSH in MSEs - publication available in more languages

16/10/2019Policies, strategies, programmes and actions supporting OSH in MSEs - publication available in more languages Free-Photos via pixabay.com A summary that provides an overview of how occupational safety and health (OSH) can be supported in micro and small enterprises (MSEs) is now ava...

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15.10.2019 Improving safety and health in micro and small enterprises — construction and agriculture

16/10/2019Improving safety and health in micro and small enterprises — construction and agriculture © EU-OSHA / Photo Competition 2011 On 16 October in Brussels, EU-OSHA hosts a conference on occupational safety and health (OSH) in micro and small enterprises (MSEs) in Europe. The event has a...

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15.10.2019 ‘Safety and health in MSEs in the EU: the view from the workplace’ – available in different languages

15/10/2019‘Safety and health in MSEs in the EU: the view from the workplace’ – available in different languages rawpixel via pixabay.com  This summary presents the findings of a study on understandings and experiences of occupational safety and health (OSH) in 162 micro and small enterprises...

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14.10.2019 The European Labour Authority (ELA) is now operative and EU-OSHA is appointed to its Management Board

14/10/2019The European Labour Authority (ELA) is now operative and EU-OSHA is appointed to its Management Board The inaugural ceremony of the European Labour Authority (ELA) and the first meeting of its Management Board takes place in Brussels on 16 and 17 October 2019. ELA, which is to be hos...

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10.10.2019 DRAFT RECOMMENDATION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion on behalf of the Union of the Agreement between the European Union and the Government of the People’s Republic of China on certain aspects of air services - PE641.390v01-00

DRAFT RECOMMENDATION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion on behalf of the Union of the Agreement between the European Union and the Government of the People’s Republic of China on certain aspects of air servicesCommittee on Transport and TourismTomasz Piotr Poręba Source : © European ...

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10.10.2019 OSH Experts discuss the value of occupational safety and health

10/10/2019OSH Experts discuss the value of occupational safety and health Florian Pircher via pixabay.com An expert meeting on the value of occupational safety and health (OSH) takes place on 10 and 11 October at the EU-OSHA’s premises in Bilbao. Leading OSH experts and representatives from I...

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09.10.2019 IOSH calls for research proposals in the field of OSH

09/10/2019IOSH calls for research proposals in the field of OSH The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) invites researchers to submit proposals in the priority areas of non-health-related fatalities and work-related musculoskeletal disorders . Successful applications are likely t...

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08.10.2019 How can we protect vulnerable workers from dangerous substances?

09/10/2019How can we protect vulnerable workers from dangerous substances? Some groups of workers are more at risk than others when exposed to dangerous substances. This can happen because these workers are inexperienced, uninformed or physically more vulnerable. Other reasons include frequent ch...

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08.10.2019 Video of a committee meeting - Tuesday, 8 October 2019 - 18:34 - Committee on Transport and Tourism - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

Length of video : 164'You may manually download this video in WMV (1.9Gb) formatDisclaimer : The interpretation of debates serves to facilitate communication and does not constitute an authentic record of proceedings. Only the original speech or the revised written translation is authentic.Source...

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