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New OiRA figures available

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

Reduce workplace risks in the hospitality industry with OiRA tools

From cooks and caterers to waiting staff, it’s important that everyone in the hotel, restaurant and café (HORECA) sector is aware of workplace risks and how to minimise them. Micro and small businesses can benefit from 19 easy-to-use Online… See more

Webinar - New OiRA tool for nursery schools and primary education in Belgium 

Teachers in nursery and primary education face numerous safety and health risks which can lead to work-related accidents, illnesses, and ultimately absence from work.  On 8 November, the Belgian focal point is hosting a webinar to present the new … See more

Tailored risk assessment available for more industries in France

Five new Online interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) tools will help businesses operating in France to assess and manage occupational risks. The beneficiaries are companies specialized in metal treatment and coating, manufacture of rubber, plastic… See more

Supporting compliance with OSH regulations: ongoing research

<p id="tmgmt-1">Adhering to occupational safety and health (OSH) standards is fundamental to worker protection. A new web section outlines research being carried out by EU-OSHA (2021 – 2024) to analyse the factors affecting… See more

OiRA debuts in Slovakia to reinforce risk prevention at work

<p>Assessing occupational safety and health risks can become an easy and rewarding practice for micro and small enterprises (MSEs). Intuitive online tools that are also sector specific can guide them through the process.</p> <p>… See more

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