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The Greening Network Meeting is an annual event organised by the EU agencies on greening related issues. This year, as part of our continuous commitment to raising awareness about the environment, EU-OSHA had the pleasure of hosting the 15th Greening Network...

The European Commission launched the EU Health Award 2021 based on two different topics this year: cancer prevention among children and young people and the mental health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This award, funded through the EU4Health Programme 2021...

Every year, there are more than 3 million accidents at work, of which 4.000 are fatal, and 120.000 workers die every year of work-related illnesses. It´s time for an EU ‘vision zero’ on fatal occupational accidents. On 12th October, the members of the European...

Workers in hairdressing and beauty salons are not always as comfortable and cared for as their customers, with many suffering from wrist, neck and shoulder complaints, and dermatitis through the use of hazardous substances. To address this, our partner in...

In 2020, telework exploded to an estimate of almost 40% of people employed in the European Union who started teleworking full-time as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Home-based teleworking has potential advantages such as gain in time or less stress by not...

Eurofound´s new study shows that teleworkers are twice as likely to exceed the 48-hour working time limit, take insufficient rest, and work in their free time, with negative consequences on their physical and mental health. With the exponential growth in...

Ergonomics aims to design tasks so workers can perform their duties and protect their musculoskeletal health while enabling them to work more efficiently. Ireland´s Health and Safety Authority, together with the Irish Human Factors and Ergonomics Society...

We are pleased to announce that EU-OSHA's virtual poster "A Workers' Survey on Exposure to Cancer Risk Factors in Europe" won the OSH World Congress President Award under the topic Innovations in Addressing Longstanding Health and Safety Challenges. This year...

Risk assessment is an essential first step in the prevention of occupational accidents and work-related health problems. To make this process easier, EU-OSHA developed OiRA — an Online Interactive Risk Assessment, which has been already in use since 2010. OiRA...

Health effects of Covid-19 on workers and in particular, Long Covid is the topic of a virtual event taking place on 27 September. EU-OSHA national focal points, EU Commission, institutions and social partner representatives gather online to discuss the impact...