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December 03, 2019 - December 04, 2019

ETUI Conference: The Health and Safety of Europe

30 years after the EU Framework Directive on health and safety at work, what’s the way forward? Thirty years ago, on 12 June 1989, the European Union adopted the Framework Directive on health and safety at work, taking up many of the major demands voiced by the trade union movement over the previous two decades. […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
May 15, 2019

TACKLING EXPOSURE TO CARCINOGENS: THE VITAL ROLE OF CROSS-INDUSTRY AND SECTORAL ORGANISATIONS

INVITATION: BRUSSELS/15 MAY 2019 Klik hier voor de uitnodiging in het Nederlands Cliquez-ici pour l’invitation en français BusinessEurope and the Focal Points of Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg invite you exclusively to the conference: We are facing nowadays more limit values for preventing exposure to carcinogen substances. How will companies comply with these new limit […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
January 14, 2019

Workshop ‘Perspectives on Substitution of Chromic(VI)-oxide – Do the alternatives work and are they affordable?

This workshop will be in German.   Workshop “Perspectives on Substitution of Chromium(VI)-Compounds- Do the Alternatives work and are they affordable?” BAuA hosts a workshop on 14th January 2019 on perspectives on substitution of chromium(VI)-compounds. In view of the past “wave” of applications for authorisation under REACH, the question of availability and suitability of alternatives for […]

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Germany | Dortmund
Workshop
December 03, 2018 - December 03, 2018

European Sectoral Social partners’ contribution to EU-OSHA’s Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances”

The European Sectoral Social Partners, European Chemical Employers Group (ECEG_ and indsutriAll European Trade Union (industriAll Europe) subscribed jointly to the EU-OSHA 2018-2019 campaign on dangerous substances. Topics which will be discussed are: – May 2018 workshop on “Health and Safety at PVC Converters and Recyclers: Status Quo and launch of cooperation”on simplified safety data sheets and […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
November 09, 2018 - November 09, 2018

Diálogo Técnico sobre Agentes Químicos Cancerígenos – (Technical dialogue on carcinogens)

Technical dialogue on carcinogens, which will address various topics such as prevention measures, legal requirements, exposure limits, risk assessment, exposure assessment, classification and type of carcinogenic chemicals. Sharing of best practices.

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Portugal | Lisboa
Conference, congress or forum
November 21, 2018 - November 21, 2018

Managing Work Related Health Risks

This conference aims to provide employers with practical tools and advice to assist them in managing work-related health risks. Attention is paid to psychosocial hazards, ergonomics, work-related violence and dangerous substances at work. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/managing-work-related-health-risks

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Ireland | Dublin
Conference, congress or forum
November 20, 2018 - November 20, 2018

Third national conference on Corporate Environmental Obligations

The conference will be divided into 4 panels by environment – waste, chemicals and mixtures, air protection and water management. Each panel will feature a prominent expert on this topic, who has extensive experience in practice and will be complemented by representatives from the performance of duties and misconduct. The result will be a comprehensive […]

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Czech Republic | Prague
Conference, congress or forum
November 12, 2018 - November 12, 2018

Cosmetics, pigments and new solutions for the beauty service sector: measures, toxicity and correct use for the safeguard of workers and clients

The raising interest for personal care paved the way to the growth of beauty centres offering more and more targeted services. Operators working in this sector make use of equipment and chemical substances that could be dangerous for them and for clients as well. The event, organized by CNA Lombardia in collaboration with FAST and under the […]

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Italy | Milan
Conference, congress or forum
November 08, 2018 - November 08, 2018

Discussing dangerous chemicals with a focus on the automotive and metal industries

This conference brings together government, trade unions representatives, universities and SMEs. The aim is to raise awareness of the risks posed by dangerous chemicals in the workplace, especially in the automotive and metal industries. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/finland-discussing-dangerous-chemicals-focus-automotive-and-metal-industries

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Finland | Tampere
Conference, congress or forum
November 08, 2018 - November 08, 2018

Safer use of chemicals with information from REACH

This seminar explains how enterprises can use information from REACH in order to develop the prevention of chemical risks, for example, the exposure scenarios. Target group: OSH experts at large chemical handling enterprises, external OSH services, consultants and safety representatives. The seminar consists of a mix of presentations and group discussions. See also: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/safer-use-chemicals-information-reach

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Sweden | Gothenburg
November 07, 2018 - November 07, 2018

SME Safety Annual meeting – SBS Forum on PPE and Textile Care standardisation

The Forum is a means to discuss the coordination of standardisation activities at CEN, ISO and EU level so to identify SME standardisation needs in the domain of PPE and Textile Care. The Forum not only gathers expertise in the field of PPE and Textile Care, but also constitutes a platform for discussion and sharing […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
November 01, 2018 - November 02, 2018

2nd International Symposium on Alternatives Assessment: Building the Field

The 2nd International Symposium on Alternatives Assessment: Building the Field provides a collegial forum for governmental agency staff, university researchers, industry sustainability professionals, environmental health consultants and advocates to: • Understand evolving practices and challenges in alternatives assessment and informed substitution • Foster new collaborations between academic, government and industry alternatives assessment practitioners • Identify training education […]

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United States | Sacramento
Conference, congress or forum
October 30, 2018 - October 30, 2018

Conference “Prevention of Exposure to Dangerous Substances”

The main discussions at the »Prevention of Exposure to Dangerous Substances« Conference in Belgrade will be revolved around dangerous substances management and risk prevention culture. Dr. Christa Sedlatschck and Mr Tsvetomir Tsanev from EU-OSHA will be present. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/conference-prevention-exposure-dangerous-substances

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Serbia | Belgrade
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Seminar ‘Safe work with dangerous substances in the agriculture sector’

This seminar is dedicated to farmers, employers and employees working in the Agriculture sector. Information will be provided about the 2018-19 Healthy workplaces campaign regarding the effective management of dangerous substances, about legal requirements for working with chemicals, about occupational diseases caused by the dangerous substances and about carcinogens and the use of the risk […]

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Lithuania | Kaunas
Conference, congress or forum
October 26, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Awareness-raising event on the management of dangerous substances

This event aims at awareness raising on dangerous substances and offers insight into Stoffenmanager®, an online tool to support organisations to identify chemical hazards and to assess and control the exposure in their workplace. This awareness-raising event is co-organised by EU-OSHA’s Dutch National Focal Point TNO and Official Campaign Partner Cosanta, Speakers present cases of chemical exposure […]

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October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Good practice examples on managing dangerous substances at work

This annual conference aims to share good practices to manage dangerous substances in the workplace and presents the winners of the Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards in Latvia. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/latvia-good-practice-examples-managing-dangerous-substances-work

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Latvia | Riga
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Renewed focus on the chemical working environment/Fornyet fokus på det kemiske arbejdsmiljø

The impact from chemical substances is still a challenge for working places. In this go-home-meeting you can get new knowledge about NFA’s research in the chemical working environment – how the chemical substances influence us, and how we prevent in the best way. Hear about e.g. carsinogenes, particles and vasculatory diseases, and working environment and […]

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Denmark | Copenhagen
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Conference ‘Hazardous substances: the invisible threat’

This event is one of the many events in Spain about dangerous substances in the workplace. It aims to assess the impact on workers’ health, with a particular emphasis on those that can cause skin diseases. Speakers focus on the hazardous chemicals present in the working environments of cleaning companies and hairdressing salons, wherein workers are […]

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Spain | Madrid
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Awareness-raising event and press conference on handling dangerous chemicals

This event focuses on raising awareness of the risks posed by dangerous chemicals in the workplace and aims to promote a culture of prevention in companies. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/hungary-awareness-raising-event-and-press-conference-handling-dangerous

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Hungary | Budapest
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Shipyard visit to exchange good practices

This event is an organized visit to the Meyer Turku shipyard, which aims to promote the exchange of good practices and to start a dialogue on risk prevention and OSH. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/finland-shipyard-visit-exchange-good-practices

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Finland | Turku
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Seminar on investments that protect workers from dangerous substances

This seminar brings together representatives from enterprises, trade unions, governmental and non-governmental organisations to discuss the key messages and objectives of the Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances campaign, and how they can be effectively implemented in Bulgaria. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/bulgaria-seminar-investments-protect-workers-dangerous-substances

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Bulgaria | Sofia
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Conference on regulations and good practices to work safely with dangerous chemicals

This conferences aims to raise awareness of OSH regulations and health issues caused by using hazardous chemicals in the workplace and sharing good practices Speakers discuss the effects of biological agents on workers’ health and focus on hazardous substances found in large chemical enterprises. They look into their management and replacement, improving the technological processes […]

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Croatia | Zagreb
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Managing dangerous substances in the workplace

This half day seminar outlines the most important issues in the legislation about handling and documenting chemicals in the workplace. The system Chemdoc – which helps your company to control chemical safety – will be discussed. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/managing-dangerous-substances-workplace-0

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Ireland | Dublin
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Firefighters’ work environment and hazardous substances

Research shows that the firefighters as a group is at an increased risk of suffering from some serious diseases compared to the rest of the population (LeMasters et al. 2006). This despite the fact that firefighters as a group consider often have a healthy lifestyle and thus good health. One circumstance that distinguishes firefighters from […]

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Sweden | Stockholm
Conference, congress or forum

Seminar on managing dangerous substances at work

This seminar presents the main topics and objectives of the Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances campaign. It draws attention to manufactured chemicals, substitution and good practices. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/liechtenstein-seminar-managing-dangerous-substances-work

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Liechtenstein | Balzers
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Seminar on the effective management of nanomaterials

This seminar focuses on nanomaterials in the workplace. The objective of this event is to raise awareness of the rapid development of nanotechnologies. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/managing-dangerous-substances-workplace-1

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Portugal | Braga
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Managing dangerous substances in the workplace

This seminar aims to raise awareness of the risks posed by dangerous substances in the workplace. Both IOSH and the Health and Safety Authority collaborate for this event, in support of the EU-OSHA healthy workplaces campaign on dangerous substances. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/managing-dangerous-substances-workplace-1

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Ireland | Dublin
Conference, congress or forum
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Seminar on chemical management in the engineering sector

During this seminar, the dangers for workers in the engineering sector are discussed. the seminar aims to share measures and good practices to successfully manage risks and create a culture of prevention among employees and workers. For more information follow this link: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/italy-seminar-chemical-management-engineering-sector

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Italy | Naples
Workshop
October 22, 2018 - October 26, 2018

Conference on Safety, Health and Sustainability

Challenges associated with chemical risks in the workplace are discussed during this conference. Minimizing contamination caused by chemical substances and explaining the risks such contamination creates for worker’s health. Good practices will be shared on chemical risk evaluation and awareness raising in the workplace. Carcinogenic substances will be covered as well. For more information see: https://healthy-workplaces.eu/en/media-centre/events/spain-conference-safety-health-and-sustainability

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Spain | Barcelona
Conference, congress or forum
October 23, 2018 - October 23, 2018

International Seminar CARCINOGENS OCCUPACIONAL EXPOSURE

Muitos casos de cancro relacionados com a atividade profissional são evitáveis. Estima-se que o número total de pessoas que desenvolvem cancro em resultado da exposição profissional a agentes cancerígenos seja superior a 120 000 por ano (fonte: Roadmap on Carcinogens). É importante que estejamos conscientes que devem ser implementadas medidas rigorosas de prevenção de danos […]

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Portugal | Coimbra
Conference, congress or forum, Campaign
October 24, 2018 - October 24, 2018

Managing Dangerous Substances in the Workplace

If you handle health-hazardous chemical products at your workplace, comprehensive legislation applies for the registration and documentation of the products. eg. What is required from you as a health and safety professional managing chemical safety, what are the requirements for labels, updating of safety data sheets, risk assesments etc. DCM Compliance as a partner of […]

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Ireland | Dublin
Conference, congress or forum
August 26, 2019 - August 27, 2019

3rd World Congress on Advanced Cancer Science & Therapy

PULSUS, a renowned organization that organizes highly noteworthy conferences throughout the globe invites participants from all over the world to attend “3rd World Congress on Advanced Cancer Science & Therapy” under the theme “An Assembly of Curious Facts and Cure for Cancer” during August 26-27, 2019 in Osaka, Japan. This includes prompt Keynote presentations, Oral […]

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-- Other | Osaka
Conference, congress or forum
October 23, 2018 - October 23, 2018

Informationsveranstaltung “Krebs durch Arbeit ist vermeidbar”

Krebs durch Arbeit ist vermeidbar! Die Basis dafür ist Wissen. Im Rahmen ihres Präventionsschwerpunktes „Gib Acht, Krebsgefahr!“ bietet die AUVA daher für Arbeitsmedizinerinnen und Arbeitsmediziner, Sicherheitsfachkräfte, Führungskräfte und Interessierte kostengünstige Info-Veranstaltungen an vier Terminen im Herbst 2018 an. Thema ist der Zusammenhang von Arbeit und Krebs. Expertinnen und Experten beleuchten arbeitsbedingten Krebs aus unterschiedlichen Perspektiven, […]

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Austria | Wien
Conference, congress or forum
October 09, 2018 - October 09, 2018

Informationsveranstaltung – Krebs durch Arbeit ist vermeidbar!

Krebs durch Arbeit ist vermeidbar! Die Basis dafür ist Wissen. Im Rahmen ihres Präventionsschwerpunktes „Gib Acht, Krebsgefahr!“ bietet die AUVA daher für Arbeitsmedizinerinnen und Arbeitsmediziner, Sicherheitsfachkräfte, Führungskräfte und Interessierte kostengünstige Info-Veranstaltungen an vier Terminen im Herbst 2018 an. Thema ist der Zusammenhang von Arbeit und Krebs. Expertinnen und Experten beleuchten arbeitsbedingten Krebs aus unterschiedlichen Perspektiven, […]

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Austria | Bad Ischl
Conference, congress or forum
October 02, 2018 - October 02, 2018

Informationsveranstaltung “krebs durch arbeit ist vermeidbar”

Krebs durch Arbeit ist vermeidbar! Die Basis dafür ist Wissen. Im Rahmen ihres Präventionsschwerpunktes „Gib Acht, Krebsgefahr!“ bietet die AUVA daher für Arbeitsmedizinerinnen und Arbeitsmediziner, Sicherheitsfachkräfte, Führungskräfte und Interessierte kostengünstige Info-Veranstaltungen an vier Terminen im Herbst 2018 an. Thema ist der Zusammenhang von Arbeit und Krebs. Expertinnen und Experten beleuchten arbeitsbedingten Krebs aus unterschiedlichen Perspektiven, […]

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Austria | Graz
Conference, congress or forum
September 18, 2018 - September 18, 2018

Informationsveranstaltung “Krebs durch Arbeit ist vermeidbar”

Krebs durch Arbeit ist vermeidbar! Die Basis dafür ist Wissen. Im Rahmen ihres Präventionsschwerpunktes „Gib Acht, Krebsgefahr!“ bietet die AUVA daher für Arbeitsmedizinerinnen und Arbeitsmediziner, Sicherheitsfachkräfte, Führungskräfte und Interessierte kostengünstige Info-Veranstaltungen an vier Terminen im Herbst 2018 an. Thema ist der Zusammenhang von Arbeit und Krebs. Expertinnen und Experten beleuchten arbeitsbedingten Krebs aus unterschiedlichen Perspektiven, […]

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Austria | Innsbruck
Conference, congress or forum
August 20, 2018 - April 05, 2019

International Conference on Cancer Research 2019

The Scientific Committee invites all researchers, academicians, students and business professionals in the field of cancer science to submit high-quality articles to The International Conference on Cancer Research (ICCR 2019) which will be held on 5th – 6th April 2019. Articles must be submitted online through the conference submission system in the official website: http://www.cancerconf.org/users_en/ […]

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United Kingdom (UK) | London
Conference, congress or forum
June 27, 2018 - June 27, 2018

Campaign launch and national network meeting on dangerous substances and risk prevention

This national networking meeting launches the Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances 2018-19 campaign in Romania. It aims to draw attention to the campaign’s themes, key messages and upcoming national activities. Speakers, focus on dangerous substances in workplaces across Europe and the importance of establishing a prevention culture. They stress that everyone dealing with dangerous substances […]

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Romania | Bucharest
Conference, congress or forum, Campaign, Press conference
June 26, 2018 - June 26, 2018

Roadmap partner meeting

A meeting of the initiators of this Roadmap on Carcinogens will be held in Brussels at the office of BusinessEurope. The developments and activities will be discussed.

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Europe | Brussels
Meeting
July 02, 2018 - July 02, 2018

2nd Network Meeting of Campaign Partners [dangerous] substances

Intermediary organisations like sectoral organisations, OSH-professionals, researchers and social partners in the Netherlands joined together in a network to cooperate in the field of dangerous substances. Exchange of knowledge, awareness raising and strengthening of activities are major goals of this network. This 2nd meeting focuses on drawing a joint calendar for 2018-2019.

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The Netherlands | The Hague
Meeting
April 25, 2019 - April 26, 2019

Quarks Safety Day 2019

Chemical risk conferences about toxicology & ecotoxicology, occupational safety and health, support to small/medium business, feedback on deployement by global companies, chemical risk assessment in laboratories. The second day will be reserved for workshop and exhanges between experts and EHS managers. Previous conferences : https://www.quarks-safety.com/risque-chimique-quarkssafetyday2018/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZEreanUFOglHq3ECWCZkgg

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France | Paris
Conference, congress or forum, Workshop
December 04, 2018 - December 05, 2018

Conference “Women, work and cancer”

Work on the prevention of occupational cancer in women is currently facing some difficulties. Epidemiological research in this area focuses far more often on men than on women. There is a stereotype of occupational cancer only being an issue for male professions in traditional industries. The ETUI has organised a conference ‘Women, work and cancer, […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
December 01, 2018

Release HesaMag – issue on Work and Cancer

The issue #18 of HesaMag (Dec 2018), the magazine of the European Trade Union Institute, will focus on Work and Cancer. HesaMag is a magazine all about health and safety at work, published in English and French by the ETUI. Published twice a year, it sets out how occupational health is a political issues and daily […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Other
June 27, 2018

Conference on Protection of workers against pesticides

The EFFAT organises a conference on the protection of workers against pesticides in the agricultural sector. EFFAT is the European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions. As a European Trade Union Federation representing 120 national trade unions from 35 European countries, EFFAT defends the interests of more than 22 million workers towards the European […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
March 20, 2018

Campaign Partnership Meeting – Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances

In the run-up to the official launch of the 2018-19 Healthy Workplaces campaign ‘Manage Dangerous Substances’ , EU-OSHA organises a European campaign partnership meeting. Representatives from organisations and companies of many sizes and backgrounds find out more about becoming a campaign partner and hear contributions from leading European businesses, workers’ and employers’ organisations and European occupational safety […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Meeting
March 19, 2018 - March 19, 2018

Kein Krebs durch Arbeit! / Fight against occupational cancer!

In der EU sterben jedes Jahr mehr als 100.000 Menschen an arbeitsbedingten Krebserkrankungen. Für Österreich bedeutet dies rund 1.800 Todesfälle. Dieses alarmierende Ergebnis ergab eine aktuelle Studie des Europäischen Gewerkschaftsinstituts. Hauptursache sind krebserzeugende Arbeitsstoffe. Österreich muss die Krebsprävention am Arbeitsplatz dringend verbessern. Was kann man dagegen tun? Welche Beschäftigten sind besonders gefährdet? Wie kann man […]

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Austria | Linz
Conference, congress or forum
March 27, 2018 - March 27, 2018

Skin cancer: European Outdoor Workers Number one Enemy

With a w orkforce of approx. 14.5 million occupied for at least 75% of their work ti me outdoors, in Europe alone, attention on the invisible risk of UV exposur e to develop occupational skin cancer has been vastly neglected. UV solar r adiation is classified by the World Health Organisation as a group 1 […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Workshop
April 25, 2018

Kick-off EU-OSHA campaign dangerous substances in Germany – Nationale Kick-off Veranstaltung EU-OSHA Kampagne 2018/19

Seit 2000 führt die Europäische Agentur für Sicherheit und Gesundheitsschutz am Arbeitsplatz (EU-OSHA) Kampagnen mit dem Ziel, die Umsetzung des Arbeitsschutzes in ganz Europa zu fördern, durch. Die inzwischen zweijährigen Kampagnen für „Gesunde Arbeitsplätze“ werden in mehr als 30 europäischen Staaten auf nationaler Ebene durch die sogenannten Focal Points und ihre Netzwerke unterstützt. In Deutschland […]

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Germany | Dortmund
May 03, 2018

Belgisch lanceringscolloquium nieuwe campagne van EU-OSHA : “Gevaarlijke stoffen, zo pak je dat aan”

This event has Dutch and French translation. De FOD Werkgelegenheid, Arbeid en Sociaal Overleg en het Belgisch Focal Point van het Europees Agentschap voor veiligheid en gezondheid op het werk (EU-OSHA) nodigen u van harte uit voor het Belgisch lanceringscolloquium van de nieuwe campagne van EU-OSHA : “ Gevaarlijke stoffen, zo pak je dat aan” […]

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Belgium | Brussel
Conference, congress or forum, Campaign
October 08, 2018 - October 09, 2018

SLIC thematic day – focus on carcinogens at work

The Senior Labour Inspectors’ Committee (SLIC) gather twice a year to improve cooperation between different labour inspectorates from countries within the EU. In October 2018, the thematic day will be focused at carcinogens at work, including a workshop on good practices.

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March 19, 2018 - March 19, 2018

Kein Krebs durch Arbeit!

100.000 Beschäftigte erkranken jedes Jahr in der EU wegen gesundheitsgefährdender Arbeitsbedingungen an Krebs. Eine schlimme Entwicklung! In Österreich trifft das rund 1800 Arbeitnehmer/-innen. Was kann man dagegen tun? Welche Beschäftigten sind besonders gefährdet? Wie kann man die Risiken sichtbar machen? Was muss der Gesetzgeber tun? Was kann Österreich von anderen Ländern lernen? Diese Fragen möchten […]

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Austria | Linz
Conference, congress or forum
March 13, 2018 - March 13, 2018

Gefährliche Arbeitsstoffe in Gesundheitseinrichtungen – Informationsveranstaltung

Die AUVA-Informationsserie „Arbeitsschutz in Medizinberufen“ wird mit dem wichtigen Thema „Gefährliche Arbeitsstoffe“ fortgeführt. In Gesundheitseinrichtungen sind gefährliche Arbeitsstoffe z. B. auf den Stationen, im OP-Bereich und in der Hauswerkstatt vorhanden. In der Veranstaltung wird auf die aktuelle Gesetzeslage sowie auf Stoffe wie Formaldehyd, Zytostatika, Biologische Arbeitsstoffe und Rauchgase näher eingegangen. Zusätzlich wird das neue Handbuch […]

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Austria | Saalfelden
Conference, congress or forum
June 04, 2018 - June 07, 2018

Forum Prävention 2018

Das Forum Prävention 2018 ist der Auftakt für die AUVA-Präventionskampagne “!Gib Acht – Krebsgefahr”. Krebserzeugende Arbeitsstoffe sollen im Betrieb erstens besser erkannt und zweitens ersetzt bzw. minimiert und durch geeignete Schutzmaßnahmen sicher verwendet werden. Mit diversen Vorträgen und Workshops widmet sich das Forum diesem Schwerpunkt. Die Plenarvorträge am 6. Juni 2018 bilden den offiziellen Startschuss […]

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Austria | Innsbruck
Conference, congress or forum, Campaign, Workshop
November 16, 2017 - November 16, 2017

Working together to tackle occupational carcinogens

A conference to support the EU Roadmap on Carcinogens hosted by the Occupational Hygiene Society of Ireland (OHSI) and supported by the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) The conference was aimed at health and safety professionals, occupational hygienists, employers, safety representatives and those who have a professional interest in understanding and managing occupational exposure to […]

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Ireland | Dublin
Conference, congress or forum
July 12, 2018 - July 12, 2018

IOSH No Time to Lose campaign – spotlight on diesel engine exhaust fumes

IOSH No Time to Lose campaign: spotlight on diesel engine exhaust fumes Diesel engine exhaust fumes have now been classified as a definite human carcinogen. In Britain alone, more than 650 people a year die of lung or bladder cancer as a result of being exposed to diesel fumes at work. Join the event to […]

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United Kingdom (UK) | Bristol
Workshop
March 29, 2018 - March 29, 2018

Working together to beat occupational cancer – spotlight on silica

The risks from breathing in respirable silica dust are well known, but more can be done to raise awareness. Although progress has been made in a number of areas, the evidence shows that poor control of exposure still exists in a range of sectors. The event features representatives from the Institution of Occupational Safety and […]

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United Kingdom (UK) | Glasgow
Workshop
October 05, 2017 - October 05, 2017

No Time to Lose campaign – spotlight on solar radiation exposure

No Time to Lose campaign in the Balkans. ‘Roadshow’ events across the Balkans this autumn run by occupational safety and health organisations are supporting IOSH’s No Time to Lose campaign to get workplace cancer-causing issues more widely understood and help businesses take action. In Europe, it is estimated that at least 102,500 deaths a year […]

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Kosovo | Prizren
Workshop
March 12, 2018 - March 14, 2018

14th World Congress on Toxicology and Pharmacology

Toxicology Conferences Pharmacology Conferences Pharma Conferences We welcome you to the 14th World Congress on Toxicology and Pharmacology which is going to be held during March 12-14, 2018 at Singapore with the theme “Exploring Toxic Mysteries for Better Life”. Toxicology Congress 2018 will bring together Leading Principle Investigators, Pharmacologists, Toxicologists, Clinicians, CRO’s, Biotech and Pharmaceutical […]

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-- Other | Singapore
Conference, congress or forum
August 28, 2017 - August 31, 2017

Efforts to eliminate occupational cancer – at EPICOH2017

International health professionals hear about efforts to eliminate occupational cancer. Epidemiologists, industrial hygienists, and occupational health scientists from around the world are set to find out how the No Time to Lose campaign led by IOSH, the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, is working with more than 100 businesses to tackle the world’s biggest […]

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United Kingdom (UK) | Edinburgh
Conference, congress or forum
October 18, 2017

Fighting Cancer at the Workplace – EU Roadmap on Carcinogens event

This session is part of the A+A international trade fare. Cancer is estimated to be the leading cause of work-related deaths in the EU. Many of these are estimated to be caused by carcinogenic substances in the workplace. The protection of workers from work-related cancer risks has been recognised as one of the key challenges […]

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Germany | Düsseldorf
Conference, congress or forum, Exhibition or trade fair
September 04, 2017

Prevention of occupational cancer – Symposium 24 at the XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work

S24: Prevention of occupational cancer Moderators: Dr Jukka Takala, Singapore; Prof Sergio Iavicoli, Italy; Prof Jorma Rantanen, Finland Opening addresses: • What can be done to prevent occupational cancer — European view • Michel Servoz, France • Experiences in elimination of occupational cancer exposures in Finland • Pirkko Mattila, Finland • Identification of occupational carcinogens. […]

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-- Other | Singapore
Conference, congress or forum, Summit, Campaign
October 26, 2017

Second Congres Substitution of Carcinogenic, Mutagenic, Reprotoxic (CMR) substances

The second edition Congres Substitution of Carcinogenic, Mutagenic, Reprotoxic (CMR) substances will not only sowh the importance of having a policy on subtitution of CMR products but also give insights how to do it. donderdag 26 oktober 2017 09:00 Ontvangst met koffie & thee 10:00 Welkomstwoord en opening Bert Pijfers 10:15 Uitslag onderzoek en nieuwe […]

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The Netherlands | Ede
Conference, congress or forum, Workshop
November 02, 2017 - November 04, 2017

3rd Global Summit on Heart Diseases

Cardiology Conferences regards each one of the individuals to go to the “3rd Global Summit On Heart Diseases” amidst November 02-04, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand which melds brief keynote presentations, speaker talks, Exhibition, Symposia, Workshops. Heart Diseases Summit is one of the Cardiology meetings which will be visited by all the prestigious cardiologists, cardiology surgeons, […]

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Thailand | Bangkok
Conference, congress or forum
October 04, 2017 - October 06, 2017

20th European Health Forum Gastein

While efforts to foster inter-sectoral cooperation on health have been successful at times, real challenges remain. The European Health Forum Gastein invites you to discuss how we can move forward in several concrete areas, and do so by dividing our programme in four thematic tracks: Health in All Policies, Health systems, Access to medicines and […]

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Austria | Bad Hofgastein
Conference, congress or forum
December 12, 2017 - December 12, 2017

Stoffendag 2017 / Day of substances 2017

Producers, dealers and branch organisations of downstream users of chemical substances are the organizers of this edition of the national day of substances in the Netherlands. Knowledge- and good practices exchange about dealing with dangerous substances is the overall aim of this congress. Experts and professionals will discuss the latest developments in this field, together […]

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The Netherlands | Ede
Conference, congress or forum
April 29, 2018 - May 04, 2018

ICOH 2018

The ICOH congress is one of the world’s largest international congresses in the field of occupational health and safety where experts from all around the gather every three years to share their experience and knowledge. During this major global five-day multidisciplinary occupational health and safety conference, there will be 10 plenary presentations, 32 semi-plenary sessions, […]

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Ireland | Dublin
Conference, congress or forum, Exhibition or trade fair
June 28, 2017 - June 29, 2017

Ageing workforce: prevention and management of occupational diseases like work-related cancers

This event showcases an occupational medicine approach to the ageing workforce focusing on the challenges relating to the prevention and management of occupational diseases in Romania, particularly work-related cancers. A wide range of speakers, among them EU-OSHA’s director Dr Christa Sedlatschek, discuss work-related cancer prevention, rehabilitation and professional reintegration. They give an update on EU-OSHA’s […]

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Romania | Bucharest
Conference, congress or forum
May 25, 2017 - May 27, 2017

National Conference of the Romanian Society of Occupational Medicine/SRMM

National event, in Romanian language, also covering the topic of exposure to carcinogens. Good practices in occupational medicine Fitness for work – a permanent challenge for the occupational physicians Identification of occupational risk factors Risk assessment questionnaire in occupational medicine practice Occupational medicine from the employer’ s perspective Risk assessment in occupational medicine practice Poster […]

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Romania | Gura Humorului
Conference, congress or forum
June 29, 2017 - June 30, 2017

13th Edition of the ETUI’s annual seminar on chemicals and worker’s protection

The 13th edition of the ETUI’s annual seminar on chemicals and worker’s protection will be held in Ljubljana (Slovenia) on 29 & 30 June 2017. This annual get-together gathers some 30 trade unionists from across Europe. It enables trade union action in these areas to be linked up at EU level. This year the focus […]

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Slovenia | Ljubljana
Conference, congress or forum
November 14, 2017 - November 15, 2017

ETUI/ETUC conference on Occupational Cancers

The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) and its research and training center, the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) will organize a conference on Occupational Cancers in Brussels (Belgium) on 14-15 November 2017. The conference will bring together all stakeholders (social partners, policy makers, academics, etc.) to take stock of what is being done and what […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
April 28, 2017

Together to eliminate carcinogens from the place of work

The European Trade Union Institute (ETUI), the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) and the Maltese trade union confederation GWU will be organizing a conference titled ‘Together to eliminate carcinogens from the place of work’. The detailed programme can be found here: programme. The language at the conference is English. Simultaneous translations will be provided for […]

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Malta | St Julian's
Conference, congress or forum
May 31, 2017

Invitational conference “Integrale aanpak beroepslongziekten”

This event is by invitation only and in Dutch. Op woensdagmiddag 31 mei organiseren de Long Alliantie Nederland en Bureau Beroepsziekten FNV een conferentie over beroepslongziekten. Jaarlijks sterven 3.700 mensen aan beroepsziekten, waarvan 2.000 als gevolg van blootstelling aan stoffen. Terwijl het aantal verkeersdoden in de afgelopen 15 jaar werd teruggebracht van zo’n 3600 naar […]

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The Netherlands | Den Haag
Conference, congress or forum
May 18, 2017

Spotlight on silica

This meeting is free to attend. Overview: A Branch meeting including a presentation on the risks associated with silica dust, supporting the IOSH No Time to Lose campaign. Speakers from IOSH, HSE and BOHS. What’s in it for you? A CPD and networking opportunity. Who should attend: IOSH members and those thinking of joining IOSH […]

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United Kingdom (UK) | Plympton, Plymouth
Other, Meeting
May 11, 2017

CMR Vervangingsbeleid Congres – Congress on substitution of carcinogens

This event is in Dutch. Werken met CMR-producten (Carcinogeen, Mutageen, Reprotoxisch) brengen grote risico’s met zich mee. Daarom bent u verplicht om deze chemische producten, indien mogelijk, te vervangen. Maar zijn er eigenlijk wel alternatieven? Welke impact hebben die dan op uw processen? En wat zijn de financiële consequenties? Op al deze vragen kunnen de […]

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The Netherlands | Ede
Conference, congress or forum, Exhibition or trade fair, Workshop
April 12, 2017

Roadmap discussion – closed event

This is a closed event. The Austrian and Dutch Focal Point will discuss further development of the roadmap on carcinogens in a bilateral setting.

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Austria | Vienna
Other
September 03, 2017 - September 06, 2017

XXI World Congress on Safety & Health at Work 2017

The World Congress on Safety and Health at Work opens its doors every three years. Each time, a different country is the host. The XXI World Congress will be held from 3 to 6 September 2017 in Singapore. It offers a platform for the exchange of information and views to experts in occupational safety and […]

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-- Other | Singapore
Conference, congress or forum
March 29, 2017 - March 30, 2017

Van gelijk naar geluk(t), de sleutels tot succes – NVVK Safety congress

How can safety professionals convince others in such a way to not only ‘prove they’re right’, but will also obtain it? This congress pays attention to the latest developments, personal effectiveness, education, innovation, culture, behavior and collaboration. Special attention will be given to the roadmap on carcinogens in a presentation.

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The Netherlands | Arnhem
Conference, congress or forum
May 10, 2017

Themabijeenkomst Beroepsziekten – Conference on Occupational Diseases

This is an interactive conference in Dutch. Practical examples of companies and sectoral organizations about preventing occupational diseases are brought to the discussion table in this conference. Participants of the conference are encouraged to take part in the discussion about the prevention of occupational diseases, its implications for companies and sectoral organizations and conditions for […]

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The Netherlands | The Hague
Conference, congress or forum
March 27, 2017 - March 29, 2017

1st International Occupational and Environmental Diseases Congress

There is a prior responsibility to preserve the healthy environment as it is a part of wealth and quality of life. On the other hand, due to new emerging technologies and industrialization, the need for occupational and environmental health is growing day by day. In spite of impressive progress and awareness on the improvement of […]

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Turkey | Antalya
Conference, congress or forum
March 16, 2017

Advisory group for seminar about occupational lung diseases (closed event)

This event is in Dutch and on invitation only. Long Alliantie Nederland and FNV Bureau Beroepsziekten are organizing a seminar concerning occupational lung diseases in May/June. The aim of the event is to raise awareness and how to reach an integrative approach for occupational diseases.

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The Netherlands | Amersfoort
Other
May 30, 2017

Colloquium: Prevention of risks of carcinogens at work

Preventie van risico’s van kankerverwekkende stoffen op het werk / Prévention des risques liés aux substances cancérigènes au travail The event is equipped with simultaneous translation between Dutch en French. Cancer is the leading cause of work-related deaths in the European Union. The diagnosis of these cancers is usually made many years after exposure. Occupational […]

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Belgium | Brussel
Conference, congress or forum
December 16, 2016

ETUI Monthly Forum: Occupational Cancer in Europe

At this ETUI Monthly Forum, Jukka Takala, former Director of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work and international occupational health expert, will present the latest findings on occupational cancer. Occupational cancer is the biggest work-related cause of death in the EU28 and is gradually reaching the same status in the rest of […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Conference, congress or forum
November 17, 2016 - November 18, 2016

Cáncer de Origen Ocupacional – (Occupational cancer)

This events is in Spanish. The objective is to answer questions that all the stakeholder of the “workplace” ask about the cancer whose origin is related to work. Among others: When we talk about occupational cancer, what are we talking about? Which is its incidence? Which are the cancer whose occupational origin is known? Causality. […]

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Spain | San Sebastian
Conference, congress or forum
December 07, 2016

Toxic on Tour

In the morning government department SZW will outline their plans for 2017. A tour/field trip visiting other companies to meet safety professionals and learn about their safety policies and measures.

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The Netherlands | Rotterdam
Conference, congress or forum, Other
October 12, 2016

National Workshop on Asbestos Related Diseases

Main objective of this workshop is: 1. Announce national program for removal of diseases related to asbestos 2. Evaluate achievements in the region related to the National programs for removal of diseases connected to asbestosis; 3. To agree further steps needed to be realized within the Global Action plan covering health of the workers 4. […]

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Macedonia | Skopje
Conference, congress or forum, Workshop
October 27, 2016

Rencontres de la Securite Amiante – (Asbestos safety meeting)

The language of this event is French. The meeting will focus on last knowledge, regulation and best practices in the management of asbestos risk in buildings. Building owners should be very careful in the risk assessment on refurbishment, asbestos removal and demolition sites, since sanitary, economical, juridical consequences of asbestos exposure are problematic during decades. […]

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France | Mulhouse
Conference, congress or forum
October 24, 2016

Carcinogens at the workplace

Seminar to inform shop stewards, H&S reps and organising officers of SEK about carcinogenic agents at the workplace.

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Cyprus | Strovolos
Other
October 27, 2016

30 years European and National Policies on Hazardous Substances – Progress in OSH and new challenges

The event is planned as a symposium in honor of Henning Wriedt and will integrate a diversity of OSH actors. Please be aware: The presentations will be mainly in German.

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Germany | Hamburg
Conference, congress or forum
March 16, 2017

Diálogo Técnico sobre Agentes Químicos Cancerígenos – (Technical dialogue on carcinogens)

This event is in Portuguese. Technical dialogue on carcinogens, which will address various topics such as prevention measures, legal requirements, exposure limits, risk assessment, exposure assessment, classification and type of carcinogenic chemicals. Sharing of best practices.

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Portugal | Porto
Conference, congress or forum
September 24, 2018 - September 25, 2018

EU-Presidency conference Austria: “Fight against occupational cancer”

Conference in the frame of the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Austria is also one of the initiators of this Roadmap on Carcinogens.

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Austria | Vienna
Conference, congress or forum
November 10, 2016 - November 11, 2016

Second International Balkan Regional Conference “OSH”

Key decision-makers and players in the field of occupational safety and health will have a unique opportunity to meet, discuss and learn about challenges of the profession in the Southeastern Europe Region. Carcinogens will be an important topic to discuss at this conference.

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Slovenia | Bled
Conference, congress or forum
May 14, 2018 - May 14, 2018

Dutch dangerous substances campaign kick off

Start of the new campaign 2018-2019 on dangerous substances in the Netherlands.

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The Netherlands | The Hague
Conference, congress or forum
April 24, 2018

Press conference and launch of the 2018-2019 healthy workplaces campaign on dangerous substances

EU-OSHA launches its 2018-19 Healthy Workplaces Campaign ‘Manage Dangerous Substances’ jointly with the European Commission and the Bulgarian EU Council Presidency. The press conference includes the presentation of the campaign, a Q&A session with journalists, photo opportunity and a visit of the exhibition. Dangerous substances continue to be a major safety and health issue, affecting millions of […]

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Belgium | Brussels
Campaign
May 23, 2016 - May 25, 2016

EU-Presidency Conference ‘Preventing work-related cancer’

This conference is aimed at reducing the incidence of work-related cancer and setting more exposure limits for working with carcinogens. Every year, between 50,000 and 100,000 workers in the European Union die as a result of exposure to carcinogenic substances at work. It is essential to protect employees in the EU from such substances. This […]

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The Netherlands | Amsterdam
Conference, congress or forum
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