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NEW OSH ERA Forum on new and emerging risks at work - "Towards a sustainable working life". Brussels, October 2009

The NEW OSH ERA network launched its “Forum on new and emerging OSH risks”, which is planned to be an annual event. The first Forum was held in Brussels, on 29-30 October 2009, with the title “Towards a sustainable working life”. The aim of the Forum was to promote exchange of information on new and emerging risks at work and to increase awareness of the importance of research into new and emerging risks.

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Location FPS Employment, Labour and Social Dialogue, Rue E. Blérot 1, 1070 Bruxelles Contact Name Katalin Sas
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Start Date Oct 29, 2009 10:00 AM End Date Oct 30, 2009 01:30 PM
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NEW OSH ERA

Forum on new and emerging OSH risks –“Towards a sustainable working life”

29-30 October 2009

FPS Employment, Labour and Social Dialogue
Rue E. Blérot 1, 1070 Bruxelles

NEW OSH ERA aims to increase the overall scale, effectiveness and quality of research into new and emerging risks through coordination of OSH research in Europe. In addition to this core objective, NEW OSH ERA also aims

  • To promote the exchange of information related to new and emerging risks making available scientific knowledge on new and emerging risks at work to policy makers and other stakeholders and to facilitate the information flow and collaboration between researchers, research institutions, OSH funding agencies and all interested parties.
  • To increase awareness of the importance of research into new and emerging risks as a precondition for effective prevention measures and sound policy decisions

To achieve these goals, the NEW OSH ERA consortium initiates the Forum on new and emerging risks which is planned to be an annual event and one of the key activities of NEW OSH ERA.
 

The aim of the Forum is

  • To provide a platform for exchange of information on new and emerging risks at work
  • To make available scientific knowledge to policy makers and other stakeholders
  • To function as a link between the research community, the Commission, national governments, policy/decision makers, funding bodies and social partners

The target audience includes policy and decision makers at national and European level, social partners, programme owners and representatives of OSH research funding organisations, research directors and other OSH stakeholders.
 

The first Forum will be organised on 29-30 October 2009 in Brussels with the title “Towards a sustainable working life”

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