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Construction and agri-food supply chains: Can buyer-supplier relations impact workers’ safety and health?


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A series of publications on how buyer and supplier relations in the construction and agri-food sectors can improve occupational safety and health (OSH) presents fresh case studies and recommendations to policy makers and practitioners. 

The report and policy briefs provide insights on the differences and similarities of both sectors. The main report presents the findings from EU-OSHA’s ‘Leverage Instruments for OSH’ (Lift-OSH) project and includes eight in-depth case studies from Denmark, Ireland, Estonia, Spain, and Belgium. The dedicated paper lists market leverage practices to contribute to safer and healthier working conditions.

Read the full report here 

Explore the policy briefs for the supply chain governance of the agri-food and construction sectors 

Discover market leverage practices fitting for the industrial sector

Discover our thematic section on Improving compliance with OSH regulations

Check out our OSHwiki article on Governance of occupational safety and health in supply chains