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08.10.2019 EU-OSHA hosts meeting of EU agencies' staff committees

08/10/2019EU-OSHA hosts meeting of EU agencies' staff committees @EU-OSHA/Gorka Moral In its 25th anniversary year, EU-OSHA celebrates social dialogue by hosting the Assembly of Agency Staff Committees at its premises. The agenda offers three days packed with useful information on import...

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08.10.2019 Musculoskeletal health of hairdressers in the agenda of ErgoHair

08/10/2019Musculoskeletal health of hairdressers in the agenda of ErgoHair © EU-OSHA /Courtesy of the Cypriot Department of Labour Inspection A medical reference document developed in the framework of the ErgoHair project provides the hairdressing sector with a guideline for developing a heal...

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07.10.2019 EU-OSHA visits the Norwegian Association of Occupational Medicine (NAOM)

07/10/2019EU-OSHA visits the Norwegian Association of Occupational Medicine (NAOM) Daniel Diaz via pixabay.com On 8 th October, EU-OSHA Executive Director Dr Christa Sedlatschek visits the Norwegian Association of Occupational Medicine (NAOM). The visit aims to explore future opportunities fo...

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06.10.2019 EU-OSHA innovates in online communication on workplace safety and health

07/10/2019EU-OSHA innovates in online communication on workplace safety and health Effective communication with its target audiences is key to EU-OSHA’s awareness-raising activities. A pioneering approach to using the Internet and social media has allowed EU-OSHA to develop and disseminate innova...

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04.10.2019 Minutes - Tuesday, 24 September 2019 - PE641.256v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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04.10.2019 OSHwiki article in the spotlight: Managing low back conditions and low back pain

04/10/2019OSHwiki article in the spotlight: Managing low back conditions and low back pain © EU-OSHA / David Tijero Osorio Low back pain is one of the most common reasons for seeking health care, and it is now one of the commonest health reasons given for work loss. Study shows that researche...

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03.10.2019 Towards safer working environments at school with OiRA

04/10/2019Towards safer working environments at school with OiRA International Teacher’s Day on 5th October is not only a time to show gratitude to educators – it is an occasion to reflect on how their status, rights and working conditions can be further improved. 

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02.10.2019 Get ready for the Healthy Workplaces Summit 2019!

03/10/2019Get ready for the Healthy Workplaces Summit 2019! On 12 and 13 November in Bilbao, EU-OSHA and its most active partners and supporters are celebrating the successful closing of the 2018-19 Healthy Workplaces Campaign Manage Dangerous Substances. It is the last time during this campaign ...

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02.10.2019 Improving safety for electricians and other workers in the construction industry

02/10/2019Improving safety for electricians and other workers in the construction industry  © EU-OSHA / David Tijero Osorio Safety4electricians is a project based on a partnership between Denmark, Spain, Cyprus, Great Britain and Malta to improve safety for workers in the construction industr...

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01.10.2019 The future of safety in a digitalised world was the main theme of WOS 2019

01/10/2019The future of safety in a digitalised world was the main theme of WOS 2019 The 10th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work – WOS 2019 took place between 23 and 26 September in Vienna. Key speakers from EU-OSHA delivered presentations on the principal topics with...

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