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02.06.2020 Draft agenda - Monday, 8 June 2020 - PE652.544v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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02.06.2020 EU - Wind Harmony project sets OSH recommendations for the wind energy sector

02/06/2020EU - Wind Harmony project sets OSH recommendations for the wind energy sector Oimheidi via pixabay.com On 10 June, an online workshop of the Wind Harmony study takes place to present final recommendations about health and safety for wind energy at European level. These recommendatio...

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01.06.2020 Smart PPE — the future of protection for workers

02/06/2020Smart PPE — the future of protection for workers © EU-OSHA /Ján Kisucky / Photo Competition 2009 Smart personal protective equipment (PPE) promises higher levels of safety and comfort in the workplace through the use of enhanced materials or electronic components. However, there are...

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28.05.2020 Youth empowerment against Big Tobacco is a strategy for healthier workplaces

29/05/2020Youth empowerment against Big Tobacco is a strategy for healthier workplaces napofilm.net How best to protect young people from tobacco industry manipulation is the call for action of this year’s World No Tobacco Day, 31 May, celebrated as part of the European Week Against Cancer.

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28.05.2020 Press release - Summer holidays: MEPs demand more clarity for tourism in COVID-19 crisis

MEPs gave overall positive feedback on the Commission’s transport and tourism package; however, many insist on more concrete actions and financial support ahead of the summer holidays.Committee on Transport and Tourism Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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28.05.2020 Manufacturing company in Slovenia reduces exposure to workers to hazardous substances

28/05/2020Manufacturing company in Slovenia reduces exposure to workers to hazardous substances Source: Gorenje, d.d. Good Practice Award commended entry 2018-19 Gorenje, d.d., Velenje, Slovenia, was commended for replacing hazardous substances with less dangerous ones, decreasing the number ...

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27.05.2020 AMENDMENTS 1 - 63 - Draft opinion Framework of ethical aspects of artificial intelligence, robotics and related technologies - PE650.440v01-00

AMENDMENTS 1 - 63 - Draft opinion Framework of ethical aspects of artificial intelligence, robotics and related technologiesCommittee on Transport and TourismValter Flego Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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27.05.2020 Press release - COVID-19 crisis: MEPs discuss plans to safely resume travel and reboot tourism

The Transport and Tourism Committee will discuss on Thursday at 10:00 CEST the European Commission’s guidance on how to safely resume travel and reboot Europe's tourism.Committee on Transport and Tourism Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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27.05.2020 AMENDMENTS 1 - 53 - Draft opinion Intellectual property rights for the development of artificial intelligence technologies - PE652.368v01-00

AMENDMENTS 1 - 53 - Draft opinion Intellectual property rights for the development of artificial intelligence technologiesCommittee on Transport and TourismAndor Deli Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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27.05.2020 COVID-19 — can we return to work safely?

27/05/2020COVID-19 — can we return to work safely? The European Parliament magazine has published an article by EU-OSHA Executive Director Christa Sedlatschek about ensuring workers’ safety as COVID-19 lockdown measures start to ease. Under the slogan Healthy Workplaces Stop the Pandemic , EU-OSH...

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