Sexual harassment and violence in the workplace often lead to very serious consequences for the victims. Two infographics show key data on these issues, explaining the concepts and highlighting the need to take these issues very seriously.
International Youth Day, held on 12 August 2016, highlights the challenges faced by young people throughout the world.
Young people, aged 18 to 24 years, are particularly vulnerable to hazards in the workplace with a 40% higher rate of non-fatal injuries than older workers in all sectors. EU-OSHA is committed to tackling this, and, as part of this commitment, the 2016-17 campaign promotes healthy workplaces for all ages.
Did you know that EU-OSHA is amongst the 15 associate members of the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), the world's largest support network for small and medium sized businesses (SMEs)?
EEN manages a database of business opportunities helping SMEs innovate and grow internationally. As an associate member, EU-OSHA contributes to the improvement of occupational safety and health in SMEs’ workplaces.
Healthy Workplaces hero Napo leads us to a healthy future. In his new film, we see Napo given the power of time travel. With his new power, he explores both the past and the future, uncovering the key elements of healthier and more productive workplaces in the context of an ageing workforce.
EU-OSHA analysed workplace practices for safety and health at work, and reviewed the latest literature on rehabilitation and return-to-work strategies, as part of a European Parliament pilot project on the safety and health of older workers.
These reports identify what measures are being taken, and what measures give positive and sustainable results. They also identify barriers to the successful implementation of such measures, and the support needed to overcome these barriers.
Does your organisation want to promote its corporate responsibility and occupational safety and health actions to a wide-ranging audience, and network with like-minded international groups?
Does your media organisation want to boost its reputation, network and visibility?
If so, apply now to become a partner of the Healthy Workplaces for All Ages Campaign.