Greek vocational students discover the importance of risk assessments with EU-OSHA’s OiRA tools

The SAEK Chalandriou vocational school in Chalandri, Greece, is hosting a session on 21 May focusing on different aspects of occupational safety and health (OSH) in the digital age.Organised by EU-OSHA’s focal point in Greece, the Hellenic Ministry... Vedeți mai mult

Learning how to improve education workers’ conditions with OiRA

Carrying out risk assessments in the education sector is important for ensuring occupational safety and health (OSH) of workers. Early childhood education, primary and secondary education, as well as driving instructors face many OSH challenges in... Vedeți mai mult

Creating a safer cleaning industry thanks to OiRA tools

Cleaning workers face multiple hazards, including exposure to various chemicals from detergents and dirt, as well as physical risks such as musculoskeletal disorders. They are also exposed to biological agents and psychosocial stressors, such as for... Vedeți mai mult

Demonstrating OiRA tools in Slovakia to highlight the importance of risk assessment

Small and medium-sized enterprise owners, managers, safety technicians, members of the Slovak OSH network and engineering students have the opportunity to learn more about EU-OSHA’s Online interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) tools during a hybrid... Vedeți mai mult

OiRA in figures: More than 60 tools in the pipeline

The OiRA project, EU-OSHA’s Online interactive Risk Assessment tool, is the first EU initiative to encourage micro and small enterprises (MSEs) to assess and manage their own occupational safety and health (OSH) risks using the tailored and... Vedeți mai mult

EU-OSHA welcomes the OiRA and IRAT community to explore synergies

Proper risk assessment is the key to safe and healthy workplaces. However, carrying out risk assessments can be quite challenging, particularly for micro and small enterprises.OiRA, the Online interactive Risk Assessment platform (and tools), comes... Vedeți mai mult

Greece: 13 new OiRA tools to look after workers’ safety and health

The Greek Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs has recently  published 13 new OiRA tools, reaching the total number of 30 in the Hellenic country. Among these new tools there is also one that covers work-related psychosocial risks (covering issues... Vedeți mai mult

Carrying out occupational risk assessments is easy with OiRA tools

Conducting risk assessments for your company may seem hard when you do not know how or when you think you are lacking the resources. EU-OSHA’s Online interactive Risk Assessment (OiRA) tools assist employers in the identification and management of... Vedeți mai mult

Discover OiRA facts in 2023: 27 new tools and more than 86 000 risk assessments

OiRA, the Online interactive Risk Assessment project has 354 tools online in various EU languages, 27 of which have been published in 2023.OiRA is a well-known risk assessment tool across EU businesses with more than 367 000 risk assessments (more... Vedeți mai mult

Empowering workplaces: EU-OSHA guides companies in safety and health compliance

Occupational safety and health (OSH) regulations are not just a set of rules; they have the power to save lives and boost productivity. EU-OSHA’s ongoing research project is dedicated to helping companies, including micro and small enterprises (MSEs... Vedeți mai mult