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27.11.2020 Alert and sentinel systems in OSH: presentations for experts and non-experts in various languages

27/11/2020Alert and sentinel systems in OSH: presentations for experts and non-experts in various languages © EU-OSHA/Dries Vanderschaeghe How to identify situations or workplaces where occupational safety and health (OSH) management needs to be improved? An important step is the monitoring o...

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25.11.2020 DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Union for the financial year 2019, Section III – Commission and executive agencies - PE660.089v01-00

DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Union for the financial year 2019, Section III – Commission and executive agenciesCommittee on Transport and TourismElżbieta Katarzyna Łukacijewska Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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25.11.2020 Urgent efforts needed to stop the pandemic of violence against women

25/11/2020Urgent efforts needed to stop the pandemic of violence against women Source: https://www.un.org/ A wake-up call for action is at the core of today’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The relevance of 25 November observed annually as a global mobiliser ...

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25.11.2020 COVID-19 - New rapid risk assessment for long-term care facilities by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

25/11/2020COVID-19 - New rapid risk assessment for long-term care facilities by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Long-term residents in care homes are a particularly vulnerable population group. In some European countries, deaths in care homes represent 30-60% of all COVID-1...

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24.11.2020 OiRA tools for the manufacturing sector: Fifteen risk assessment tools to choose from

24/11/2020OiRA tools for the manufacturing sector: Fifteen risk assessment tools to choose from © EU-OSHA  Manufacturing goes along with a wide range of occupational safety and health risks, stemming from work with heavy machinery, exposure to dangerous substances, ergonomic factors and many ...

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23.11.2020 Highlights - Feedback from IMO committees - MSC and MEPC - Committee on Transport and Tourism

TRAN Members will hear feedback from the European Commission on the results of the two IMO Committees' meetings that took place this month: the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) and the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC). There are several agenda items of particular interest to the TRAN...

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23.11.2020 How Belgian real estate businesses can identify safety and health risks with the free OiRA tool

23/11/2020How Belgian real estate businesses can identify safety and health risks with the free OiRA tool Conducting a thorough and effective risk assessment is the first step in identifying and managing risks that could be safety and health hazards to workers. To assist in this process, EU-OSHA...

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23.11.2020 New handbook on how to manage cancer at work by the European Cancer Leagues

23/11/2020New handbook on how to manage cancer at work by the European Cancer Leagues Around 1.6 million people of working age are diagnosed with cancer in Europe every year. As many European workers and employers are likely to face this situation, effective strategies and action protocols to hel...

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20.11.2020 DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Maritime Safety Agency for the financial year 2019 - PE660.163v01-00

DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Maritime Safety Agency for the financial year 2019Committee on Transport and TourismMaria Grapini Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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20.11.2020 DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the Joint Undertaking - Aeronautics and Environment (Clean Sky) for the financial year 2019 - PE660.090v01-00

DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the Joint Undertaking - Aeronautics and Environment (Clean Sky) for the financial year 2019Committee on Transport and TourismMaria Grapini Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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