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Prevention news

Published:
27 January 2023
Type:
News
Topic:
Prevention of occupational risks
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water
Section on Prevention in Transportation

In 2023 the ISSA Special Commission on Prevention kicks off its webinar series “Let’s talk about OSH – Have you ever…?”. The first edition of this series will focus on the “near misses” in occupational safety and health (OSH) and is with the contribution of the Prevention Sections on Electricity

Published:
18 January 2023
Type:
News
Topic:
Prevention of occupational risks
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in the Mining Industry

The International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry has started a new cooperation on Vision Zero with the ICOH Scientific Committee on Mining Occupational Safety and Health (MinOSH).

Published:
22 December 2022
Type:
News
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in Agriculture

The International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in Agriculture prepared its Annual Review 2021.

Published:
8 December 2022
Type:
News
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in Agriculture

On 22 and 23 September 2022, the hybrid 40th International Colloquium of the International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in Agriculture took place at the Headquarters of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Rome, Italy.

Published:
2 November 2022
Type:
News

The 23rd World Congress on Safety and Health at Work will be held from 27 to 30 November 2023 in Sydney, Australia. We are now launching a call for abstracts and early bird registrations.

Published:
26 October 2022
Type:
News
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in the Chemical Industry
Section on Machine and System Safety

The ISSA Sections on Prevention in the Chemical Industry and on Machine and System Safety have published two new brochures (modules) on the explosion safety of bulk material plants.

Published:
6 September 2022
Type:
News
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water
Section on Information for Prevention

Registration is now open for the International Media Festival for Prevention 2023! Register now and submit your films and multimedia productions about safety and health at work.

Published:
5 September 2022
Type:
News
Topic:
ISSA institution
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water

From 7–9 June 2022 the XIII International Symposium on Electrical Safety (SISE) was held in Bogotá, Colombia. 110 attendees from nine different Latin American countries participated in the event. In 2021, the Symposium only took place virtually due to COVID-19-related restrictions.

Published:
15 July 2022
Type:
News
Commission: / Section
Section on Information for Prevention

Editorial by Jens Jühling
Chair of the ISSA Special Commission on Prevention, for the eNewsletter
July 2022