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PPE May 10, 2015

CLP Regulations - Chemical Classification

Changes are being made to the chemical warning labels used on a wide variety of professional and consumer products over the coming years as part of a United Nations…

PPE May 8, 2015

Managing Stress in High-Pressure Work Environments

Congratulations to The Regional Inspectorate of Prison Service in Koszalin, Poland who received an award at this year’s Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards.…

PPE May 8, 2015

Prevention of Work Related Stress in the Education Sector - OSHwiki

The prevention of work related stress in the education sector: Stress is one of the most significant hazards of working in the education sector. This article discusses…

PPE May 8, 2015

Helsinki Chemicals Forum

Helsinki Chemicals Forum, 28-29 May 2015, Helsinki, Finland: The Helsinki Chemicals Forum is an independent forum engaging international authorities, industry…

PPE September 29, 2014

The business case for safety and health

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) account for 82% of occupational injuries, according to a report from the EU-OSHA (The business case for safety and health).…

PPE September 23, 2014

Stress in the Workplace

According to the HSE, stress in the workplace accounts for over a third of all new incidences of ill health, with each case of stress in the workplace, depression…

PPE August 22, 2014

Work-Related Stress is a Massive Issue for Workers

In Europe, work-related stress is the second most frequently reported work-related health problem after musculoskeletal issues. Work-related stress is clearly a…

PPE January 16, 2014

Health and Safety Training from Envico

Envico brings hundreds of health and safety courses to your fingertips by acting as an intermediary source of information about a wide range of UK e-learning and…

PPE December 9, 2013

Create a Workplace Culture of Logical Problem Analysis

Root Cause Analysis is a systematic approach to uncovering the important factors contributing to events of interest to an organisation. Events of interest range…

PPE November 22, 2013

Use Mobile Apps for Better Business Performance

Mobile apps encourage better engagement with staff, customers and prospects by delivering real-time information onto smartphones and tablets at the point of need.…

PPE November 17, 2013

Make Noise at Work Monitoring Your Priority

If you are planning to carry out workplace noise measurement then you should ensure that you use compliant monitoring equipment and that the equipment you use is…

PPE October 19, 2013

European Week for Safety and Health at Work

Every year, in October, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work coordinates a week of activities to highlight the Healthy Workplaces campaign. This year’s…

PPE October 16, 2013

Who needs to do dangerous goods training?

When handling or shipping goods that pose a significant danger to workers and the public it is critical that those dealing with these goods understand and follow…

PPE October 11, 2013

Health and safety education for children

This morning before school, my nine year old son had some visual stimulus he really wasn’t expecting. Instead of getting to watch Gumball Waterson, he was…

PPE October 9, 2013

Healthy Workplaces Film Award 2013

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work presents for the fifth year the Healthy Workplaces Film Award with a prize money of € 8 000 at DOK Leipzig. Eight…

PPE October 8, 2013

Confined Space Training

Confined spaces present serious risks to people in a wide range of industries, and a significant number of people are killed or seriously injured in the UK each…