As China's largest professional labor protective equipment exhibition, the 100th China International Occupational Safety & Health Goods Expo (CIOSH) was successfully held at Shanghai International Expo Centre (SNIEC) in July 2020. After more than 50 years of development, CIOSH has become an industry spearhead, leading the scientific and technological development of the personal protective equipment industry in China and has ushered its 100th anniversary this year.
A recent analysis carried out by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) deals with the issue of a legal regulation on corporate due diligence in global supply chains. In a Basi interview, Veronika Ertl, Development Policy Advisor at the KAS, talks about the options for regulating companies to comply with human rights and environmental protection regulations.
The 37th International A+A Congress will be, more than ever, a platform for future topics. Basi is inviting its members and the entire German, European and international professional public to contribute to the content and methodology of the congress with its Call for Participation starting in September 2020. Basi members recently took part in a member survey and were involved in an online workshop.
The corona pandemic is just as much of a wake-up call as the major disasters of 2012/2013 that occurred in production facilities. The interrelationships in global supply chains are once again attracting increased attention.
Following the postponement of the TOS+H EXPO due to the effects of Coronavirus Covid-19, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH and its local partner Tezulaş Fuar are announcing a new date. The fourth edition of the leading trade fair for Turkish Occupational Safety and Health will take place from May 14 to 17 2022.
The 12th edition of Occupational Safety and Health Exhibition for Asia has been postponed until the end of the year and will take place from 9-11 December 2020. The exhibition was originally scheduled for 26-28 August. As the region’s leading exhibition centred on workplace safety and health, OS+H Asia 2020 will now be strategically-held alongside MEDICAL FAIR ASIA, a synergy that was well-received in earlier editions.
World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2020 – Stop the pandemic: Safety and health at work can save lives
Recognizing the great challenge that governments, employers, workers and whole societies are facing worldwide to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Day for Safety and Health at Work will focus on addressing the outbreak of infectious diseases at work, focusing on the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr Christian Felten took over the management of the Federal Association for Occupational Safety and Health (Basi) in April 2020.
Here we give you an overview over the information resources from WHO and ILO currently available on occupational health measures in preparing for and responding to COVID-19 outbreaks.
Occupational noise can have major negative effects on health as it causes hearing damage and deafness, stress, poor productivity, and interferes with communication. A practical guide for buyers of machineries raises awareness of the risks related to occupational noise and encourages companies to buy low-noise equipment.