Noticias de SST

EU-OSHA joins the European Climate and Health Observatory

EU-OSHA has become official partner of the European Climate and Health Observatory. This initiative, run by the European Commission, the European Environment Agency and several other organisations, aims to support Europe in the context of the climate change…

Roadmap on Carcinogens’ closing event in Brussels

Under the Belgian presidency of Council of the European Union, the Roadmap’s closing event is taking place on 12‐13 June at the Residence Palace in Brussels. During this experts’ meeting, the state of play on carcinogens at work and the Roadmap’s achievements…

OiRA tools look after HORECA workers

Hotel, restaurant and catering (HORECA) sector workers are exposed to a wide range of challenges. These include ergonomic hazards, due to standing for long periods of time, psychosocial risks, as a result of dealing with difficult clients, and thermal hazards…

Call for experts in Australian global research project on mental health at work legislation

The University of South Australia in cooperation with European experts is conducting a research study with the aim to build an international index to monitor national approaches to work-related psychological health. Building upon the groundwork from a previous…

Winners of the Eusebio Rial-González Innovation and Practice Award announced

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) and the European Academy of Occupational Health Psychology (EAOHP) are pleased to announce that Dr Jo Yarker and Dr Rachel Lewis have been awarded the Eusebio Rial-González Innovation and Practice…

Building more inclusive workplaces for all workers across Europe

June is the LGBTIQ Pride Month, the perfect time to promote a working environment where everyone can be themselves without the risk of discrimination, exclusion or violence. The latest survey of the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights reveals that LGBTIQ people…

Protecting young people from tobacco harmful effects

As every 31 May, the World No Tobacco Day is celebrating today across the globe to raise awareness about the harmful and deadly effects of tobacco use and second-hand smoke exposure. Under the 2024 theme Protecting children from tobacco industry interference,…

Briefing Greek MSEs on OiRA tools and risk assessments

Digital transformation is changing workplaces and occupational safety and health (OSH), including in micro and small enterprises (MSEs). The Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EBEA) and our Greek focal point Hellenic Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs…

Research projects on the impact of digitalisation at work released in Sweden

The Swedish Afa Försäkring (Afa Insurance), which manages collectively agreed insurance, has recently published a series of research projects on digitalisation within the regional and municipal sectors. Digitalisation is having a significant impact on the work…

Job opportunity with EU-OSHA: a liaison officer in Brussels

We are looking for a constructive and enthusiastic colleague with a solid knowledge of the EU’s institutional framework and EU policy-making processes. The right candidate will be working at the Agency’s Brussels Liaison Office for a long-term renewable three-…