Community news|31/10/22

MSDs: it’s European Week for Safety and Health at Work!

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The European Week for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) – #EUhealthyworkplaces – starts today, with hundreds of events, initiatives and promotional events organized by EU-OSHA.

Among the initiatives, the Agency cites those of :

  • CEMBUREAU for the European cement industry,
  • the Irish Health and Safety Authority on MSD risk assessment and good practice
  • the Ministry of Labour of Slovenia and its national good practice award winners
  • the Maltese OSH Authority on psychosocial risks.

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