ISSA prevention event

10th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work – WOS 2019

23–26 September 2019 | Vienna, Austria

The congress, focussing on the prevention of workplace accidents – WOS: Working on Safety – aims at bringing together experts from all over the world in order to facilitate a high-level exchange of experience, new findings and good practice solutions. The congress will be an excellent occasion for representatives of H&S organizations, labour inspectors, safety professionals, researchers, policy makers, labour administrators and other experts to broaden the personal prevention horizon and to get in touch with experts from other countries and other safety-cultures.

We welcome papers that deal with the following topics:

  • Digitalization
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Management Systems (eg ISO 45001)
  • Vision Zero
  • Knowledge Transfer and Exchange
  • Education and Training

Call for papers


Extended Submission deadline: January 31, 2019

Abstracts can be submitted here: https://www.conftool.net/wos2019/

For further information on WOS.net, please visit: www.wos2019.net

Workingonsafety.net (WOS.net)

is an international network of decisionmakers, researchers and professionals responsible for the prevention of accidents and trauma at work. The network aims to bring accident prevention experts together in order to facilitate the exchange of experience, new findings and best practices between different countries and sectors. It attracts researchers, policy makers, safety professionals, labour inspectors, labour administrators and other experts in the prevention of occupational accidents and trauma and join them together in a permanent international expert network.

WOS.net is supported by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work.

We are looking forward to welcome you to Vienna!