24/09/2019 cerideseucac

CERIDES at WOS2019 in Vienna

CERIDES attends WOS2019 in Vienna, the 10th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work. Our researchers, Cleo Varianou Mikellidou & Olga Nicolaidou are presenting findings of their research at one of the most well-known Conferences on H&S.

From 23rd – 26th September 2019, the 10th International Conference on the Prevention of Accidents at Work – WOS 2019 takes place in Vienna. The congress, focusing on the prevention of workplace accidents – WOS: Working on Safety – aims at bringing together experts from all over the world in order to facilitate a high-level exchange of experience, new findings and good practice solutions. The congress is attended by H&S organizations, labour inspectors, safety professionals, researchers, policy makers, labour administrators and other experts to broaden the personal prevention horizon and to get in touch with experts from other countries and other safety-cultures.

The congress deals with six principal topics, all of them of sound importance and highly topical:

  • Digitalisation
  • Risk assessment
  • Safety management systems (eg ISO 45001)
  • Vision Zero
  • Knowledge transfer and exchange
  • Education and training