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The 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 supported by EU-OSHA took place between 23 and 26 September in Vienna. The Agency is represented in the WOS International scientific committee.

Key speakers from EU-OSHA delivered presentations on the principal topics with an accent on occupational safety and health (OSH), such as the Impact of digitalisation on OSH, the Future of Work and OSH and knowledge transfer and exchange.

EU-OSHA organised a session on Digitalization and OSH. It was a collaborative effort between the Nordic Group on Future of Work and OSH, and EU –OSHA and a follow-up of the Future of Work session at ICOH in Dublin in 2018. 

The Online interactive Risk Assessment tool (OiRA) was also presented during the congress.

Download the presentations of EU-OSHA key speakers:

Future scenarios and the impact of digitalization on OSH

Networking for knowledge transfer in occupational safety and health

OiRA online and interactive risk assessment

Estimation of the costs of work-related injuries and diseases in five countries