Challenge 2.2: Guidance to risk management

Risk reduction strategies at the shop floor depend also on the implementation of minimum requirements (use of effective ventilation, training material, and choice of PPE) and identifying common features of useful general guidance to these measures will provide support to companies.

Provide general guidance to risk management (substitution (S)), e.g. local exhaust ventilation (T), training material (O), and respiratory protective equipment (P) (including video content)). Industrial organisations and national institutions have already developed examples that need to be explored and brought together in a first step.


Challenge Team

  • Portugal, Germany


  • Member state ministries / insurance association networks
  • Sectoral organisations (both EU and national level)
  • Employers’ and workers’ organisations
  • Institutional partners (Higher Education Institutions)

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Challenge updates

Progress report

July 28, 2021

Tools to support the employer with their risk assessment are available for example in France and Germany. Within Challenge 3.2 – Involving Occupation prevention organisations, the first activity included identifying other tools in the EU and publishing a non-exhaustive overview. After the data generation, we can conclude that the assessed tools share many commonalities and […]

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