Occupational Safety and Health

86 organisations and institutions working together to improve safety and health at work. That’s Basi – the Federal Association for Occupational Safety and Health. The A+A Congress, coordinated by Basi, is one of the most important events on the latest OSH topics in Germany and worldwide.

International A+A Congress 2021

At the 37th Congress for Occupational Safety and Health from 26–29 October 2021, stakeholders and decision-makers in occupational safety and health from industry, trade, administration, politics and science will come together. The focus will be on current topics such as Work 4.0, the potential of digitalisation and artificial intelligence for occupational safety and health, working during a pandemic, and the implementation of Vision Zero. Other topics that will be discussed in innovative formats include mobile work, OSH in international supply chains, sustainability in OSH, and the future of work in Europe and worldwide.

Be a part of it! Join our Call for Participation until January 31th

Latest News:

The 100th CIOSH 2020 was successfully held

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 German law can act as a role model’

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.

Call for Participation: Looking for ideas on future topics from September 2020

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.