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Bulgaria - Seminar on managing dangerous substances in the workplace

“Globe” Congress CenterSofia Bulgaria

This seminar introduces the theme and objectives of the Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances campaign and shares good practices and prevention measures in accordance with national OSH regulations.

Speakers underline the importance of effective risk identification and management to prevent workers’ exposure to hazardous substances. They also present the reformed EU directives on hazardous substances and stress the need for changes to Bulgarian OSH legislation, to ensure safe and healthy workplaces.

Finally, they highlight the role of trade unions in establishing a culture of risk prevention to eliminate work hazards. 


  • Ivan Kokalov, Vice President, CITUB
  • Ognian Atanasov, National Secretary, CITUB
  • Penka Mitreva, Head of Risk Manufacturing and Activities Unit, EA GLI
Ministry of Labour and Social Policy
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