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OiRA Tools
road transport truck driver
16/01/2018
Maanteetransport
Läti
Latvian

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 starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk. It allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risks. Users are encouraged to implement the proposed preventive measures for each risk identified. The tool includes tips on ergonomics, work organization, personal protective equipment, and many more. These solutoins are meant to reduce traffic accidents, reduce the load for the back and joints, as well as to introduce the main principles of fire protection etc. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions for workers in road transport. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Construction indoors_LV_DAL.png
13/11/2017
Ehitus
Läti
Latvian

Construction (work indoors)

This tool is intended for companies which perform construction works indoors. This sector is characterised by multiple risk factors, including work at height, hand injuries, different types of dusts, various harmful effects of chemical substances, noise, work in awkward postures and heavy object lifting and moving. It starts with the identification of hazards and it assesses the level of risk, allowing end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce the risk(s). The tool also includes tips on ergonomics, work equipment and personal protective equipment. These allow employees to protect themselves from accidents resulting from falls from heights and, at the same level, to reduce the load for the back and joints, as well as to introduce the main principles of fire protection and so on. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions for workers in the construction sector and its use can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
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Promotional resources
OiRA_Lauksaimnieciba_1.png
21/07/2017
Läti
Infographics

Latvian

Use OiRA in Agriculture

This infographic from the Latvian OiRA partner contains a brief explanation about the OiRA tool for the agriculture sector. It is disseminated and used by the State Labour Inspectorate of Latvia across social media, seminars and other OiRA related events at national level to inform the audience about OiRA and the sector. The content includes information about hot to carry out a risk assessment and key messages to encourage the use of the OiRA tool (in Latvian language).
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Uudised
road_transport_LV_DAL.png
18/01/2018
The Latvian State Labour Inspectorate took action and developed an OiRA road transport tool for helping micro and small companies to implement proper risk management.Lisateave
Construction indoors_LV_DAL_2.png
13/11/2017
The State Labour Inspectorate of the Republic of Latvia has developed an OiRA tool for the indoors construction sector to help companies identify and assess the risks in order to carry out preventive actions to eliminate or reduce them.Lisateave
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OiRA Tools
road transport truck driver
16/01/2018
Maanteetransport
Läti
Latvian

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 starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk. It allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risks. Users are encouraged to implement the proposed preventive measures for each risk identified. The tool includes tips on ergonomics, work organization, personal protective equipment, and many more. These solutoins are meant to reduce traffic accidents, reduce the load for the back and joints, as well as to introduce the main principles of fire protection etc. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions for workers in road transport. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Construction indoors_LV_DAL.png
13/11/2017
Ehitus
Läti
Latvian

Construction (work indoors)

This tool is intended for companies which perform construction works indoors. This sector is characterised by multiple risk factors, including work at height, hand injuries, different types of dusts, various harmful effects of chemical substances, noise, work in awkward postures and heavy object lifting and moving. It starts with the identification of hazards and it assesses the level of risk, allowing end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce the risk(s). The tool also includes tips on ergonomics, work equipment and personal protective equipment. These allow employees to protect themselves from accidents resulting from falls from heights and, at the same level, to reduce the load for the back and joints, as well as to introduce the main principles of fire protection and so on. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions for workers in the construction sector and its use can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
beauty_salons_building_cropped.jpg
08/11/2016
Ilusalongid
Läti
Latvian

Beauty salons

This tool is intended to beauty salons establishments having to deal with many different occupational risk factors - contact with customers, inadequate lighting and microclimate, work in awkward postures, repetitive movements, nail fungal exposure, frequent contact with water and wet items, etc. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Do not forget to implement the proposed preventive measures! The tool includes tips on how to protect employees from burns, to reduce the load of the spine and joints, it also includes an introduction on the main principles of fire safety and on how to prevent damage to the skin hand. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions in beauty salons. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
OSH_000778_0_cropped_1.png
08/11/2016
Hotellid ja restoranid
Läti
Latvian

Hotels and guest houses

This tool is intended to accommodation companies, such as hotels and guest houses. In these companies there are different risk factors - different washing and cleaning tasks, work in uncomfortable positions as cleaning guest rooms and deck beds, night work and working on holidays period, direct contact with (including frustrated drunk existing) customers, etc. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Do not forget to implement the proposed preventive measures! This tools includes tips on easy job placement work in kitchens, ideas for reducing the load on housemaids, fire and evacuation organization, etc. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions for workers in guest houses and hotels. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Car services_0.jpg
08/11/2016
Autoremont
Läti
Latvian

Car services

This tool is intended to companies engaged in car repair and car maintenance activities. This sector is characterized by multiple risk factors such as: working in car pits, hand injuries, welding spray and various harmful effects of chemical substances, noise, dust, work in awkward postures, heavy object lifting and moving, etc. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Do not forget to implement the proposed preventive measures! The tool includes tips on ergonomics, work equipment, personal protective equipment, etc. They allow employees to protect from accidents resulting from slipping, reduce the load for the back and joints, as well as to introduce the main principles of fire protection and so on. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions for workers in car repair shops. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Sabiedriskā ēdināšana
30/09/2016
Hotellid ja restoranid
Läti
Latvian

Cafes and restaurants

This tool deals with different types of companies within the food catering sector. It can be used by restaurants, bistros, cafes, bars etc. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eDon't forget to implement identified preventive measures! This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions of workers in catering sector. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
cleaning_cropped.jpg
30/09/2016
Puhastamine
Läti
Latvian

Cleaning

This tool deals with cleaning work. Cleaning is performed in different work environments in various kinds of buildings and territories. Therefore the types of risks to which cleaning workers are exposed are not only related to the specific job they are doing, but also caused by specific situations in the premises they work in. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Also included are tips for ergonomics, equipment, personal protective equipment etc. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions of workers employed in cleaning sector. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Izglītības iestādes
30/09/2016
Haridusasutused
Läti
Latvian

Educational establishments

This tool deals with educational establishments where health and safety is related both to teachers and students. it starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Also included are tips for prevention of slips, trips and falls, reduction of voice overload and examples of good working postures to avoid back and joint pain. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions of teachers. Using this tool can contribute to keeping them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Veikali
30/09/2016
Kommertskauplused
Läti
Latvian

Shops

This tool deals with different types of shops. It can be used by rural single small shops in the countryside as well as so-called chain shops and shops located in big shopping malls. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it helps end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Also included are tips for ergonomic workplaces, main principles of fire safety and evacuation, advice for manual lifting of heavy weights as well as safe principles working with cash and valuables in order to reduce thefts etc. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions of workers in shops. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Lauksaimniecība
30/09/2016
Põllumajandus
Läti
Latvian

Agriculture

This tool deals with agriculture which can be characterized by a huge amount of various risk factors - contact with animals, work with heavy agricultural equipment, exposure to various chemicals, seasonal work, prolonged working hours etc. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows end-users to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Also included are tips for prevention of accidents related to work with animals, reduce workload on back and joints, implement fire safety principles and eliminate fall risks. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions of agricultural workers. Using this tool can contribute to keep them healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Darbs birojā
30/09/2016
Kontoritöö
Läti
Latvian

Office work

This tool deals with office work. Examples of companies it covers are accountants and financial consultants, marketing and public relation advisors, architect offices, insurance companies etc. It starts with the identification of hazards and assesses the level of risk, then it allows endusers to choose the most suitable preventive actions to eliminate or reduce risk. Also included are tips for ergonomic workplaces, useful equipment etc. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions of office workers. Using this tool can contribute to keep workers healthy, motivated and with good work ability.
Promotional resources
OiRA_Lauksaimnieciba_1.png
21/07/2017
Läti
Infographics

Latvian

Use OiRA in Agriculture

This infographic from the Latvian OiRA partner contains a brief explanation about the OiRA tool for the agriculture sector. It is disseminated and used by the State Labour Inspectorate of Latvia across social media, seminars and other OiRA related events at national level to inform the audience about OiRA and the sector. The content includes information about hot to carry out a risk assessment and key messages to encourage the use of the OiRA tool (in Latvian language).
OiRA_Infografika_0.jpg
19/06/2017
Läti
Infographics

Latvian

OiRA infographic

This infographic from the Latvian OiRA partner contains an overall description of OiRA focusing on the tools developed in Latvia and on four key messages. These highlight the main characteristics of OiRA: free & easy to use, solution-oriented & guidance provision (in Latvian language).
Infographic_LV.JPG
07/06/2017
Läti
Infographics

Latvian

Monthly infographics for social media

Example from Latvia for a monthly OiRA figures update for social media.
OiRA - viesnicas.jpg
31/03/2017
Läti
Standard presentations

Latvian

OiRA - viesnicas

The 'Hotels and guest houses' OiRA tool for the 'Hotels and restaurants' sector
OiRA - uzkopsana.jpg
31/03/2017
Läti
Standard presentations

Latvian

OiRA - uzkopsana

OiRA tool for the 'cleaning' sector in Latvia.
OiRA - skaistumkopsana.jpg
31/03/2017
Läti
Standard presentations

Latvian

OiRA - skaistumkopsana

OiRA tool for the 'beauty salons' sector in Latvia.
OiRA - sabiedriska edinasana.jpg
31/03/2017
Läti
Standard presentations

Latvian

OiRA - sabiedriska edinasana

'Cafes and restaurants' OiRA tool for the 'hotels and restaurants' sector in Latvia.
OiRA - autoservisi.jpg
31/03/2017
Läti
Standard presentations

Latvian

OiRA - autoservisi

'Car services' OiRA tool for the 'car repair' sector in Latvia.
OiRA – interaktīvs rīks darba vides risku novērtēšanai.jpg
22/03/2017
Läti
Standard presentations

Latvian

OiRA - Riska interaktīvā novērtēšana tiešsaistē

Download the presentation about OiRA delivered during two recent events organised by the State Labour Inspectorate of the Republic of Latvia in collaboration with partners to promote OiRA at the national level. On 14 March a seminar was held together with the Latvian National Centre of Education with the aim to encourage the use of OiRA in offices, educational establishments, small shops, agricultural companies, as well as in vocational training. A week earlier a workshop was also organised in collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network Latvia (EEN Latvia) to promote OiRA among their members.
Uudised
road_transport_LV_DAL.png
18/01/2018
The Latvian State Labour Inspectorate took action and developed an OiRA road transport tool for helping micro and small companies to implement proper risk management.Lisateave
Construction indoors_LV_DAL_2.png
13/11/2017
The State Labour Inspectorate of the Republic of Latvia has developed an OiRA tool for the indoors construction sector to help companies identify and assess the risks in order to carry out preventive actions to eliminate or reduce them.Lisateave
State Labour Inspect_logo_0.jpg
30/07/2016
The State Labour Inspectorate of the Republic of Latvia has developed an OiRA tool for the agriculture sector to help employers identify and assess the risks in order to carry out preventive actions to reduce them.Lisateave