The EUROGIP Discussions: a European conference
Every year since 2003, EUROGIP has organised a conference on a theme related to the prevention or accident insurance – occupational diseases in Europe. The objective of the EUROGIP Discussions is:
- To provide a European perspective on a topical issue through the intervention of representatives from national agencies in the EU countries, the Community bodies, the European social partners and businesses.
- To promote the exchange of information and good practices among participants at European level.
The EUROGIP Discussions are organised in the form of round tables at the end of which, time is devoted to questions – answers between the speakers and the participants.
They are intended for representatives of public authorities, companies (HR, safety managers, Workplace health and safety committees), social partners, occupational risk prevention practitioners, occupational physicians, consultants, academics etc.
The Eurogip Discussions which took place on Monday 22 October 2007 in Paris were organised around four issues: 1/ The issues: definition, causes, implications… 2/ Which Community framework for preventing MSD? 3/ Occupational health and safety initiatives that have had a real impact 4/ Effective initiatives for reintegration of victims. The objective of the Eurogip Discussions, held annually, is to encourage the exchange of information and experience between the relevant players at the European level: government, occupational risk insurance and prevention organisations, social partners, safety managers, occupational health services, employee representatives, etc. Only in French
The Eurogip Discussions on Monday 20 October 2008 were devoted to prevention of the risks to which people employed in personal domestic services are exposed. This meeting addressed public authorities, social partners, OH&S organisations, occupational health services, human resource managers, corporate and community safety managers and administrative personnel, etc. The Eurogip Discussions were organised in the form of round table sessions, following which the participants were able to have discussions with the speakers. Only in French
All the indicators point to an upward trend in consumption within the enterprise of legal and illegal drugs such as alcohol, cannabis, stimulants and tranquillizers. Eurogip therefore adopted this theme for the fifth session of its Discussions. The objective of the Eurogip Discussions, held annually, is to encourage the exchange of information and experience between the relevant players at the European level: government, occupational risk insurance and prevention organisations, social partners, safety managers, occupational health services, employee representatives, etc.
The EUROGIP Disssusions on 19 March 2015 held on the theme ““Europe and occupational safety and health: What achievements? What outlook?” (in Paris).
EUROGIP held its Discussions on 17 March 2011 (in Paris) on examples of actions taken in Europe to prevent occupational risks in SMEs. During this conference, several highlights included reviews of the actual situation in the field regarding health and safety in a small enterprise ; handling of the issue at the Community level; – the “better regulation” project and its impact on occupational health and safety in SMEs ; initiatives developed in various countries: Austria, France, Great-Britain, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Switzerland.
The objective of the Discussions was to encourage the exchange of experience at the European level between the relevant stakeholders: public authorities, safety managers, company managers, industrial doctors, etc. Only in French