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- C(us)todians secures fifth edition of Healthy Workplaces Film Award in Leipzig - Nov 07, 2013
Aly Muritiba's C(us)todians was announced the winner of the 2013 Healthy Workplaces Film Award at the International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film (DOK Leipzig). This is the fifth time the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) awards a film prize for the best work-related documentary.
- World’s largest occupational safety and health campaign closes following a record level of involvement - Nov 11, 2013
The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) brings its campaign on ‘Working together for risk prevention’ to a close at a major conference in Bilbao on 11 and 12 November 2013.
- Working together during the 2013 European Week for Safety and Health at Work - Oct 21, 2013
The European Week for Safety and Health at Work is the biggest awareness-raising event of its kind, dedicated to improving the safety and health of Europe’s workplaces. The Week takes place from 21 to 25 October and is coordinated by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) and implemented by its partners in the EU’s 28 Member States and beyond.
- The European Social Model, a Key Driver for Competitiveness - Sep 25, 2013
Four EU agencies, Cedefop, EU-OSHA, ETF and Eurofound contribute to a strengthened European Social Model.
- How can successful prevention strategies at EU level take account of different factors at national level? - Sep 19, 2013
The EU has a clear role to play in workplace health and safety, stresses a report from the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA). The report helps also to explain why the European Framework Directive 89/391/EEC, which aims to provide a common level of protection to workers in all Member States, is put into practice in different ways across the EU.
- Health and safety at the crossroads: EU-OSHA’s annual report 2012 - Jun 18, 2013
Against a background of continuing economic uncertainty, in its 2012 annual report the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) shows how it has continued to work hard to promote the importance of good occupational safety and health, for businesses of all sizes.
- Responding to the needs of culturally diverse workforces is essential for improving organisational success - May 27, 2013
Addressing cultural diversity in the workplace can greatly impact on occupational safety and health, finds a new report from the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA).
- New poll reveals job insecurity or job reorganisation is thought to be the most common cause of work-related stress - May 09, 2013
- Half of workers across Europe think work-related stress is common, and four in ten think it is not handled well at their workplace.
- Job insecurity or job reorganisation is thought to be the most common cause of work-related stress across Europe.
- There is low awareness of programmes or policies to make it easier for workers to continue working up to or beyond the retirement age, though the majority support their introduction.
These are the main findings of the 3rd edition of the pan-European opinion poll conducted by Ipsos MORI on behalf of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA).
- Ten European companies recognised for their innovative contributions to risk prevention in the workplace - Apr 29, 2013
The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) organised the 11th edition of the Good Practice Awards in which several hundred companies of all sizes from 29 countries in the EU and beyond competed. This year EU-OSHA rewarded the best examples of cooperation between managers and employees in risk prevention.
- Are ‘green jobs’ safe? - Apr 11, 2013
With pressure to reduce carbon emissions, reduce waste, increase energy efficiency and the proportion of renewable energy, the EU is set for a rapid growth in the number of ‘green jobs’ – jobs which help to protect or restore the environment. But with new technologies and processes being introduced in the green economy, what are the implications for workers’ health and safety? With the publication of a new Foresight report, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) turns the spotlight on the occupational safety and health (OSH) risks of green jobs.