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16/07/2019
Agriculture, forestry & fishing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Agriculture

The agricultural sector has high levels of occupational accidents throughout the Portuguese territory, consisting mainly of small farms. Accidents generally occur due to improper machinery, unprotected moving parts, overconfidence of operators, lack of proper training and disregard for the correct use of safety devices and safety instructions provided by manufacturers. In addition, workers in the sector are subject to various risks related to the lack of use of appropriate protective equipment, the handling of hazardous chemicals, high physical effort and adverse environmental conditions, among others. Correct risk assessment of existing hazards using this tool can prevent many of them and help the employer implement the appropriate solutions for their elimination / control.
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01/10/2018
Food & beverages manufacture
Manufacturing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Dairy Products

This sector involves the production of various products such as butter, fresh cheese, curd, cured cheese and buttered cheese, with milk as the raw material. This OiRA tool addresses the main hazards / risks that exist in the various working areas of SMEs in this sector, from receiving and storing raw materials, to packing and shipping, the entire manufacturing process, cold chambers and maturing chambers. The tool also addresses issues associated with emergencies, psychosocial and stress risks, as well as structural, environmental and occupational safety and health management hazards / risks. It allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to control those risks and also produces an action plan to be implemented.
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Promotional resources
Cartazes - Restauração.jpg
26/06/2017
Portugalsko
Plakáty, poutače atd.

Portuguese

Cartazes - Restauração

10 Cartazes - Restauração.
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Zprávy
ACT logo.jpg
09/05/2017
On the occasion of the Europe Day, the Working Conditions Authority (ACT) has launched a press release to promote OiRA as a professional risk assessment tool for SMEs, and to highlight the seven OiRA tools available in Portuguese language.Více
OiRA Tools
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16/07/2019
Agriculture, forestry & fishing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Agriculture

The agricultural sector has high levels of occupational accidents throughout the Portuguese territory, consisting mainly of small farms. Accidents generally occur due to improper machinery, unprotected moving parts, overconfidence of operators, lack of proper training and disregard for the correct use of safety devices and safety instructions provided by manufacturers. In addition, workers in the sector are subject to various risks related to the lack of use of appropriate protective equipment, the handling of hazardous chemicals, high physical effort and adverse environmental conditions, among others. Correct risk assessment of existing hazards using this tool can prevent many of them and help the employer implement the appropriate solutions for their elimination / control.
OSH_002363.jpg
01/10/2018
Food & beverages manufacture
Manufacturing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Dairy Products

This sector involves the production of various products such as butter, fresh cheese, curd, cured cheese and buttered cheese, with milk as the raw material. This OiRA tool addresses the main hazards / risks that exist in the various working areas of SMEs in this sector, from receiving and storing raw materials, to packing and shipping, the entire manufacturing process, cold chambers and maturing chambers. The tool also addresses issues associated with emergencies, psychosocial and stress risks, as well as structural, environmental and occupational safety and health management hazards / risks. It allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to control those risks and also produces an action plan to be implemented.
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01/10/2018
Food & beverages manufacture
Manufacturing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Bread/Pastry Products

Bakers / confectioners work in facilities where bread, cakes, fresh pastries, snacks (fried, tender dough and puff pastry) and regional confectionery are made. Their work is demanding and is carried out under difficult environmental conditions. The work is mostly performed under artificial light, at high temperatures accompanied by variations in humidity, in the presence of breathable particles, explosive atmospheres and excessive noise. The existence of night work, exposure to biological agents and manual handling of cargo are other risk factors present in the manufacture of bakery / pastry products naturally affecting all who work there. Thus, this OiRA tool addresses the main hazards that exist in the various work areas, from receiving raw materials to storing and shipping final products. The tool also addresses issues associated with emergencies, psychosocial and stress risks, as well as structural, environmental and occupational safety and health management hazards / risks. It allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to control those risks and also produces an action plan to be implemented.
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01/10/2018
Food & beverages manufacture
Manufacturing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Horticultural Products

In fruit and vegetable companies (producers of jams, pastas, sauces and preserves) the main risk factors are associated with standing, improper postures, manual handling of loads, high temperatures and humid environments, the use of machines with unprotected moving parts, lack of training of workers and disregard for the correct use of safety devices and the safety instructions provided by the manufacturers. Thus, this OiRA tool addresses the main hazards in the various work areas, from receiving raw materials to storing finished products. The tool also addresses issues associated with emergencies, psychosocial risks (including stress), as well as structural, environmental and occupational safety and health management hazards / risks. It allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to control those risks and produces an action plan to be implemented.
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01/10/2018
Food & beverages manufacture
Manufacturing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Meat Products

The processing of meat products has several risk factors, namely those related to the use of hand tools, cutting machines and equipment, the manual handling of loads, standing static work, the existence of slippery floors, exposure to low temperatures and various biological agents, among others. This OiRA tool addresses the main hazards / risks that exist in the various work areas, from receiving and storing raw materials to storing finished products naturally throughout the manufacturing area. The tool also addresses issues associated with emergencies, psychosocial and stress risks, as well as structural, environmental and occupational safety and health management hazards / risks. It allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to control those risks and also produces an action plan to be implemented.
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12/12/2016
Office work & administration
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Working in offices

Working in offices has a wide scope and covers companies from the tertiary sector, as well as from the secondary sector and even the primary sector. This tool deals, among others, with the main hazards/risks in the various work areas; from standing or sitting postures to the use of computers, printers/photocopiers and guillotines. It also addresses the psychosocial and stress risks to which workers might be exposed, the problems associated with emergencies, as well as structural/environmental hazards/risks and occupational safety and health management. The tool allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to be implemented to control these risks and produces an action plan that users can adopt in order to manage health and safety in their office.
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12/12/2016
Hotels restaurants catering
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Catering

The catering sector is distributed throughout the country and it is mainly made of micro and small companies. This sector has a significant economic and employment importance, especially in the more touristic areas or in those where the concentration of economic activity is greater. This tool deals with the main hazards/risks in the various work areas, from food reception to the dining room, through the kitchen and canopy. It also addresses the problems associated with emergencies, as well as the structural/environmental hazards/risks and occupational safety and health management in the restaurant. The tool allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to be implemented to control these risks and produces an action plan that users can adopt in order to manage health and safety in their restaurant.
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12/12/2016
Motor vehicles, repair & related activities
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Car repair

The automotive repair sector is distributed throughout the country and it is mainly made of micro and small companies. It is also a sector very relevant in economic and employment terms. This tool covers the main hazards/risks in the various work areas, including reception, auto mechanics, work on the bodywork, tire replacement and service station. It also addresses the problems associated with emergencies, as well as structural/environmental hazards/risks and occupational safety and health management in the company. The tool allows an assessment of existing risks, suggests measures to be implemented to control these risks and produces an action plan that users can adopt in order to manage health and safety in their company.
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08/11/2016
Generic tools/risk specific
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Generic

This generic OiRA tool is intended to micro and small companies from all the sectors. If your sector (organization) has a sector-specific OiRA tool, use your sector specific OiRA tool. This generic OiRA tool will allow you to assess the occupational risks in your business, decide on preventive actions and setup an action plan. The questions are grouped by subject / topic and tips are provided to help you deal with safety and health in your business. It includes, for instance, preventive measures on topics like occupational health and safety in general, psychosocial risks, dangerous substances, dealing with machinery and many more.
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08/11/2016
Hairdressers & beauty salons
Personal & other service occupations
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Hairdressing

In most hairdressing salons, everything is geared around the client. Sometimes hairdressers disregard their own health, leading to health problems such as hairdresser eczema or wrist, neck and shoulder complaints. This often forces them, even while still very young, to abandon the profession. This tool has been created to identify and evaluate safety and health risks in hairdressers salons. It addresses the most common risks in a salon and gives tips on how to eliminate or prevent them.
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08/11/2016
Automotive transportation, distribution & logistics
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Road transport

This tool is intended for companies working in road transport. This sector is characterized by multiple risk factors such as: traffic accidents, work in awkward postures for long hours, fatigue, work at height, moving heavy objects etc. The tool helps employers to identify the specific risks in their company. But the tool guides the user not only through the risk identification but also helps in setting up an action plan to eliminate or mitigate the identified risks, by proposing plenty of practical solutions.
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08/11/2016
Leather & tanning
Manufacturing
Portugalsko
Portuguese

Leather and tanning

The processes and activities in the leather and tanning industry can expose workers to a broad variety of occupational hazards. The most important risks are related to the use of machinery and other equipment such as knifes, dealing with dangerous chemicals, and being exposed to risks related to the general work environment, such as slippery floors etc. The tool helps employers to identify the specific risks in their company. In addition it guides the user not only through the risk identification but also helps in setting up an action plan to eliminate or mitigate the identified risks by proposing plenty of practical solutions.
Promotional resources
Cartazes - Restauração.jpg
26/06/2017
Portugalsko
Plakáty, poutače atd.

Portuguese

Cartazes - Restauração

10 Cartazes - Restauração.
OiRA - Reparação Automóvel.jpg
26/06/2017
Portugalsko
Plakáty, poutače atd.

Portuguese

OiRA – Car repair (OiRA - Reparação Automóvel)

This infographic from the Portuguese OiRA partner illustrates the main existing risks associated to the car repair sector and tips for a better occupational safety and health (OSH) management in garages (in Portuguese language). This infographic from the Portuguese OiRA partner illustrates the main existing risks associated to the car repair sector and tips for a better occupational safety and health (OSH) management in garages (in Portuguese language).
OiRA - Trabalho em Escritórios.jpg
23/06/2017
Portugalsko
Plakáty, poutače atd.

Portuguese

OiRA – Working in offices (OiRA - Trabalho em Escritórios)

This infographic from the Portuguese OiRA partner illustrates the main risks in the different areas of work; from standing or sitting postures to the use of computers, printers/photocopiers and guillotines (in Portuguese language). This infographic from the Portuguese OiRA partner illustrates the main risks in the different areas of work; from standing or sitting postures to the use of computers, printers/photocopiers and guillotines (in Portuguese language).
Cartaz - Reparação Automóvel.jpg
23/06/2017
Portugalsko
Plakáty, poutače atd.

Portuguese

Cartazes - Reparação Automóvel

10 Cartazes - Reparação Automóvel.
Cartaz 6 - Trabalho em Escritórios_0.jpg
23/06/2017
Portugalsko
Plakáty, poutače atd.

Portuguese

Cartazes - Trabalho em Escritórios

10 Cartazes - Trabalho em Escritórios.
Desdobrável - Restauração.jpg
25/04/2017
Portugalsko
Letáky a brožury

Portuguese

Desdobrável - Restauração

OiRA (Online interactive Risk Assesment) é uma plataforma web, que permite a criação de ferramentas de avaliação de risco setoriais, em qalquer idioma, de uma forma fácil e padronizada.
Desdobrável - Reparação Automóvel.jpg
24/04/2017
Portugalsko
Letáky a brožury

Portuguese

Desdobrável - Reparação Automóvel

OiRA (Online interactive Risk Assesment) é uma plataforma web, que permite a criação de ferramentas de avaliação de risco setoriais, em qalquer idioma, de uma forma fácil e padronizada.
Desdobrável - Trabalho em Escritórios_0.jpg
23/04/2017
Portugalsko
Letáky a brožury

Portuguese

Desdobrável - Trabalho em Escritórios

OiRA (Online interactive Risk Assesment) é uma plataforma web, que permite a criação de ferramentas de avaliação de risco setoriais, em qalquer idioma, de uma forma fácil e padronizada.
Zprávy
ACT logo.jpg
09/05/2017
On the occasion of the Europe Day, the Working Conditions Authority (ACT) has launched a press release to promote OiRA as a professional risk assessment tool for SMEs, and to highlight the seven OiRA tools available in Portuguese language.Více