Assessing risks in the construction and maintenance sector: let OiRA tools do the work

Working in construction or maintenance involves a wide range of tasks, each requiring effective risk assessment. Whether manufacturing concrete (Bulgaria), carrying out earth works (Latvia, Lithuania and Bulgaria) or repairing a roof (Slovenia),…See more

New OiRA figures available

16 national OiRA partners from all over Europe are constantly working on developing tools and making them known to the companies. Be up-to-date on which tools are soon to come! See more

Promoting the use of good practice and OiRA tools to micro and small enterprises in Bulgaria

On 13 July, the Bulgarian focal point hosts a seminar to raise awareness of the risks associated with musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), the use of best practices and on how to conduct risk assessments with the help of Online interactive Risk…See more

Reducing accidents in the woodworking sector with OiRA tools

Did you know that woodworking and related activities have some of the highest accident rates in the manufacturing industry? Six Online interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) tools tailored to this sector highlight the risks associated with working with…See more

Road transport in France now safer with OiRA

Four new Online interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) tools have been just published and one more updated in France thanks to our OiRA national partner, the French National Research and Safety Institute for the Prevention of Occupational Accidents and…See more

Companies in Greece receive training on OiRA tools and the role of safety technicians

Online risk assessment training with OiRA takes place on 16 June in Greece. The seminar organised by the Greek focal point  provides tips for small business owners on how to undertake the role of safety technicians and make the best use of OiRA…See more

COVID-19 risk assessments at work: let’s do it better with OiRA

To help businesses secure healthy workplaces in time of COVID-19, EU-OSHA offers an improved risk assessment solution with OiRA. Released in June 2020, the tailored OiRA tool has been now upgraded to better respond to the needs of different…See more

Risk Assessment for HORECA in Spain supported by two new OiRA tools

Physically demanding work involving prolonged standing and static postures, carrying, lifting, and repetitive movements, slips and trips… these are just few of the risks that workers in hotels, restaurants and catering are facing every day.…See more

Promoting OSH and OiRA to students and teachers with a little help from Napo

Introducing occupational safety and health (OSH) issues to young people helps prepare them for working life and can ensure that the message of safe and healthy workplaces is ingrained at an early age. The Greek focal point is holding an online…See more