04/25/2008

Reports from 5th EU-US joint conference on occupational safety and health

Under the Portuguese EU Presidency, the 5th EU/US joint conference on
occupational safety and health (OSH) was held on 7 - 9 November 2007 in
Cascais, Portugal.

The Conference, which took place within the framework of the Transatlantic
Agenda, aimed at strengthening bilateral cooperation in an issue of maximum
importance for the functioning and standards of labour markets. Topics
discussed at the Conference were: Emergency preparedness and Worker Safety and
Health; Health and Safety Education and Training; New and Emerging Occupational
Safety; and Health Issues OSH Strategic Approaches.

Reports and information are available for the following topics:


  • Emergency preparedness and Worker Safety and Health

  • Health and Safety Education and Training

  • New and Emerging Occupational Safety and Health Issues

  • OSH Strategic Approaches




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