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Source: Gorenje, d.d.


Manufacturing company in Slovenia reduces exposure to workers to hazardous substances

Good Practice Award commended entry 2018-19

Gorenje, d.d., Velenje, Slovenia, was commended for replacing hazardous substances with less dangerous ones, decreasing the number of chemicals used and reducing exposure in the workplaces.

The company took a complete approach involving management and explored possible solutions to the recognised issues. They involved workers, their representatives and a team of experts. This led to the successful implementation of improved systems and processes, and demonstrable developments in safety and health conditions.

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