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19.02.2020 DRAFT RECOMMENDATION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Agreement on civil aviation safety between the European Union and the Government of the People's Republic of China - PE648.293v01-00

DRAFT RECOMMENDATION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Agreement on civil aviation safety between the European Union and the Government of the People's Republic of ChinaCommittee on Transport and TourismTomasz Piotr Poręba Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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19.02.2020 ‘WorkingAge’: enhancing safety and health working conditions for ageing people

19/02/2020‘WorkingAge’: enhancing safety and health working conditions for ageing people Image by Mustafa Düzenli from Pixabay By understanding the causes for long-term stress and workload of employees and its impact on sickness and rest periods, WorkingAge (WA) project aims to create a set o...

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18.02.2020 Wind Harmony: seeking your views on the health and safety issues of the wind energy sector in the EU

18/02/2020Wind Harmony: seeking your views on the health and safety issues of the wind energy sector in the EU  © EU-OSHA /David Tijero Osorio The Wind Harmony project has just launched an online survey to seek your views on the key health and safety issues currently facing the European wind ...

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17.02.2020 Voluntary Agreement and workplace safety by Formacare members: First results now published

17/02/2020Voluntary Agreement and workplace safety by Formacare members: First results now published taniadimas via pixabay.com Formacare , the formaldehyde sector group of the European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic), has published the first results of its Voluntary Agreement to protect wo...

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14.02.2020 Highlights - Exchange of views IMO - Committee on Transport and Tourism

The TRAN Committee is honoured to welcome the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Mr Kitack LIM who will provide an overview of the activities of the International Maritime Organization regarding shipping issues. While preserving the competitiveness of the sector a...

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14.02.2020 ‘Buy quiet’ helps companies to tackle noise hazards at work - French and German versions now available

14/02/2020‘Buy quiet’ helps companies to tackle noise hazards at work - French and German versions now available © EU OSHA / Jim Holmes Occupational noise can have major negative effects on health as it causes hearing damage and deafness, stress, poor productivity, and interferes with communi...

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14.02.2020 ‘Buy quiet’ helps companies to tackle noise hazards at work - French version now available

14/02/2020‘Buy quiet’ helps companies to tackle noise hazards at work - French version now available © EU OSHA / Jim Holmes Occupational noise can have major negative effects on health as it causes hearing damage and deafness, stress, poor productivity, and interferes with communication. A pr...

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12.02.2020 Highlights - Tourism Task Force: Exchange of views with UNWTO - Committee on Transport and Tourism

In their first meeting of Tourism and Task Force, Members will exchange views with the Secretary General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Mr Zurab Pololikashvili, and discuss the overall tourism situation in the context of the new European Green Deal. The exchange of views will take pla...

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12.02.2020 Highlights - Visit of Commissioner Vălean - Committee on Transport and Tourism

The TRAN Committee has invited the Commissioner for Transport, Ms Adina-Ioana Vălean, to present the European Commission's priorities for the coming months. The exchange of views will take place on Thursday morning, 20 February 2020 in room ANTALL 4Q1 from where it will be webstreamed. Further in...

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12.02.2020 European Commission encourages Member States to ratify the violence and harassment convention

12/02/2020European Commission encourages Member States to ratify the violence and harassment convention  © EU-OSHA /David Tijero Osorio The European Commission adopted a proposal for a Council Decision allowing Member States to take forward the process of ratifying the Convention on the elimi...

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