#EUhealthyworkplaces Conference w/ @EU_OSHA: ‘Fight against Occupational Cancer’. Vienna, 24&25.Sept

Source: European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU OSHA)   What can be done to prevent the harmful effects of carcinogens in the workplace, and what are the emerging issues in this area? On 24 – 25 September, Read More …

2018-19 @EU_OSHA´s campaign: healthy workplaces manage dangerous substances

12Last month of April was officially launched the new 2018-19 Healthy Workplaces Campaign of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) which, under the slogan “Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances” aims to raise awareness of the risks Read More …

Join the European Week for healthy workplaces for all ages

Source: European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA). Join the European Week for healthy workplaces for all ages1 The 2016 European Week for Safety and Health at Work – 24 to 28 October – a key part of the Healthy Read More …

Big Data… Making better data-driven decisions!

Source: Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University. Big Data… Making better data-driven decisions!1 October 20, 2016 by Dr Stephen McLaughlin. ‘Big data’ is a term that’s been in common usage for nearly 10 years, yet we still talk about it as though Read More …

COP21 — 10 photos of a changing world — United Nations Conference on Climate Change

Source: COP21 — 10 photos of a changing world — United Nations Conference on Climate Change 01 / Satellite images from the Arctic ice pack in September 2005 and again in September 2007 The Arctic ice pack is most extensive in the Read More …

Health and environment — EEA

Source: Health and environment — EEA The quality of Europe’s drinking and bathing water have improved but air and noise pollution continue to cause serious health impacts. About 460 000 premature deaths were attributed to fine particulate matter in 2011. Further Read More …

Priorities for occupational safety and health research in Europe for the years 2013–2020 — @EU_OSHA

Source: Priorities for occupational safety and health research in Europe for the years 2013–2020 – Safety and health at work – EU-OSHA EU-OSHA’s report “Priorities for occupational safety and health research in Europe: 2013-2020” outlines the priorities for occupational safety Read More …

Forklifts of the future: Sensors & the Factory

Source: Forklifts of the future: Sensors & the Factory | euronews, futuris At a warehouse in Bilbao, in northern Spain, a strange robotic ballet is underway. These automated forklifts weigh eight tonnes each. They transport heavy loads of soda. And they are Read More …

Good #OSH is good for business — EU OSHA

Source: Good OSH is good for business — EU OSHA In tough economic times, it’s important to remember that poor workplace safety and health costs money. What’s more, case studies show that good OSH management in a business is linked to improved Read More …

Tips for your home – EU Climate Action

Source: Tips for your home – EU Climate Action By taking small steps, you can save energy and money while helping to protect the environment. Heating 70% of the energy used by households in the EU is spent on heating homes and Read More …

Healthy Workplaces Summit 2015 — EU-OSHA

Source: Healthy Workplaces Summit 2015 – Managing workplace stress — EU-OSHA Healthy Workplaces Summit 2015 — EU-OSHA The 2015 Healthy Workplaces Summit brings together leading European experts and decision makers. They get together to exchange good practices and explore future strategies for managing Read More …

Workers’ safety and health in green jobs – @EU_OSHA

Source: Workers’ safety and health in green jobs – EU-OSHA The EU is working hard to balance economic growth with the need to protect the environment, and has set itself challenging targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, increasing energy efficiency Read More …