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Published:
28 June 2019
Topic:
Occupational accidents and diseases
About the ISSA
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in Trade, Goods Logistics and Port Handling

The International Social Security Association (ISSA) is boosting its work on occupational safety and health in the trade sector, by establishing an international section on Prevention in Trade, Goods logistics and Port handling.

Published:
11 April 2019
Topic:
Occupational accidents and diseases
Safety and health at work
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water
Section on Prevention in the Construction Industry

On 20 February 2019 the Award Ceremony of the Indian Safety Song and Video Contest 2019 took place in the framework of the International Vision Zero Conference in Mumbai, India.

Published:
21 March 2019
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water

The International Section of the ISSA for Electricity, Gas and Water is proud to announce that three new ordinary members have recently joined the Section! The section is pleased to welcome Ezentis from Spain, Electro Sur Este S.A.A from Peru and CEMIG from Brazil.

Published:
12 December 2018
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in the Construction Industry

The growing tendency of companies, to concentrate on their core business and therefore to outsource more and more operational functions leads to an increased use of external resources. This contract work has an impact on normal operations and can further increase the risk of accidents, other health

Published:
6 November 2018
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in the Mining Industry

ISSA's Guide "7 Golden Rules - for zero accidents and healthy work" is now available as an app for Android and iOS.

Published:
28 September 2018
Topic:
Occupational accidents and diseases
Safety and health at work

On the occasion of the one-year anniversary of the Vision Zero campaign, the ISSA called on social security institutions to engage in the campaign and take a more proactive role in prevention. Safety, health and well-being at work are of vital importance for social security. Every day, prevention