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new forms of work


employment characterised by a changed relationship between employer and employee, or client and worker, by new forms of work organisation particularly for the time and place of work, or the use of modern information and communication technologies or a combination of both

Context: Info

New forms of work are growing, as equally are new kinds of employment relationships. First, this is evident in terms of more part-time work, temporary work, and other forms of so-called precarious employment.

Term reference

Foresight on new and emerging occupational safety and health risks associated with information and communication technologies and work location by 2025, Final report, European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, 2018


  • Български: нови форми на работа
  • Čeština: nová forma práce
  • Dansk: nye arbejdsformer
  • Deutsch: neue Beschäftigungsformen
  • Ελληνικά: νέες μορφές εργασίας
  • English: new forms of work
  • Español: nuevas formas de trabajo
  • Eesti: uued töövormid
  • Suomi: työn uudet muodot
  • Français: nouvelles formes de travail
  • Hrvatski: neseksualno uznemiravanje
  • Magyar: új munkavégzési formák
  • Íslenska: ný vinnusnið
  • Italiano: nuove forme di lavoro
  • Lietuvių: naujos darbo formos
  • Latviešu: jauni darba organizēšanas veidi
  • Malti: forom ġodda ta' xogħol
  • Nederlands: nieuwe arbeidsvormen
  • Norsk: nye arbeidsformer
  • Polski: nowa forma pracy
  • Português: novas formas de trabalho
  • Română: noi forme de muncă
  • Slovenčina: nové formy práce
  • Slovenščina: nove oblike dela
  • Svenska: nya arbetsformer