07/24/2008

Country Reports on Occupational Safety and Health in the Northern Dimension Area

A recently published report - published by 'Northern Dimension Partnership in
Public Health and Social Well-being (NDPHS)' - gives an overview of the occupational health
systems, policies and action plans in six Norden Dimension Area countries
(Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Russia - St. Petersburg).

The aim of this study was to analyse the status of occupational health and
safety and responses to the current and forthcoming needs and demands for
policy considerations and for further actions.

At this stage, six of the thirteen NDPHS countries participated in the study,
which was based on systematic data collection and involving several experts and
authorities in each participation countries. The reports have been reviewed in
NDPHS SHILWA OHS sub group and BSN meetings.


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AplusA-online.de - Source: European Agency for Safety and Health at work