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Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards

EU-OSHA is seeking examples of effective and innovative approaches to tackling MSDs in the workplace. Does your organisation have any to share?

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Healthy Workplaces Campaign

European Week for Safety and Health at Work

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From 19 to 23 October 2020, hundreds of events across the EU and beyond raise awareness of work-related musculoskeletal disorders. The ideal opportunity to get involved in the campaign is now!

About the European Week for Safety and Health at Work




27/07/2020 Stop the pandemic: EU-OSHA action plan for healthy workplaces Under the tagline, ‘Healthy Workplaces Stop the Pandemic’ EU-OSHA has started an initiative to address the occupational health and safety challenges linked to...See more
15/09/2020 Advice for employers on supporting workers with musculoskeletal disorders A police officer, a receptionist and a podiatrist, each with a chronic musculoskeletal disorder (MSD), discuss their experiences in a study on the most...See more

Priority areas

The ‘Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load’ campaign is organised into several priority areas, which are promoted using special communication and promotion packs throughout the campaign. Each area covers a specific topic related to MSDs. A range of materials, including reports, infosheets, infographics and case studies, are released every three to four months to maintain the campaign’s momentum.
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