As MSEs are often below the legal threshold required for employee representation and collective bargaining, social dialogue becomes a key element to support good industrial relations. In this aspect, the study provides data and statistics on...See more
Following an evaluation of the state of play in the field of prevention for MSEs, the methods focus on four targeted sectors, including road transport, restoration, car repair and masonry. As the particularities and delicate nature of the MSE...See more
As a result of the risk evaluation, concrete measures have been implemented to protect employees against occupational risks, including the safe knife storage to avoid kitchen cuts. The regular revision of hoods has also been developed as action...See more
‘OiRA peluquerías’ has been developed taking as an example the OiRA Hairdressers tool, which was created under the supervision of the social dialogue partners Coiffure EU and UNI Europa Hair and Beauty. The content is based on European...See more
The general agreement provides the basis for an EU level cooperation between EU-OSHA and social partners and/or national institutes or authorities for the development of risk assessment tools, in particular within a context of economic crisis and...See more
The agriculture sector is often associated with a wide range of hazards, including animal contact, chemicals exposure, seasonal work and heavy equipment. The OiRA tool also provides tips for preventing accidents related to these risks and...See more
The sports sector accounts for a very high rate of work-related accidents. Comprehensive risk evaluation is the first step forward to proper risk management and employees’ protection.
The three tools respond to the great variety of...See more
The tools are made for assessing health and safety risks in venues and production companies, especially in small ones. Specific risk assessment strategies are vital to prevent accidents and ill-health in the sector.
Workplaces in the live...See more