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Published:
18 August 2020
Topic:
Prevention of occupational risks
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in Transportation

For any entrepreneur in the transportation sector, the occupational safety and health of her or his employees is the main focus – also in regard to the safety and health standards of the work equipment such as the motor vehicles and trailers for drivers.

Published:
6 August 2020
Topic:
Prevention of occupational risks
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water

The Proactive Leading Indicators are a free supplementary tool for every enterprise and organization committed to VISION ZERO and can be used for multiple purposes, internally to improve safety, health and wellbeing, towards external business relations and supply chains, and for benchmarking.

Published:
16 July 2020
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in Transportation

The Section on Prevention in Transportation of the International Social Security Association (ISSA), together with its member BG Verkehr, has produced five fact sheets on COVID-19 protective measures for various transportation sectors in six languages. Additional Korean versions of the fact sheets

Published:
26 June 2020
Topic:
Occupational accidents and diseases
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in the Construction Industry

The International Section of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) on Prevention in the Construction Industry would like to present the recent campaign by the Chilean Construction Chamber (CChC) to promote dialogue on occupational safety and health issues.

Published:
8 June 2020
Region:
Europe
Topic:
Prevention of occupational risks
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in Transportation

The report "How to improve the safety of goods vehicles in the EU?" has been compiled and recently published by the ETSC (European Transport Safety Council), with the support of the DVR (German Road Safety Council). Both are members of the ISSA Section on Prevention in Transportation.

Published:
1 May 2020
Topic:
About the ISSA
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in Transportation

The Section on Prevention in Transportation of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) has a new management. Dr. Nadja Schilling (BG Verkehr*, Germany) was elected as the new Secretary General by the General Assembly by written vote as of 1 May 2020. The new Treasurer is Meike Hauschild

Published:
24 April 2020
Topic:
Occupational accidents and diseases
Shocks and extreme events

On the occasion of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work on 28 April, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) wants to pay tribute to all the courageous health workers who risk their lives to save others during the global COVID-19 pandemic.