Lithuania – Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load opening conference
The Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load campaign kicks off in Lithuania with an opening conference to introduce stakeholders to the campaign and discuss the current situation of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in the country.
A special emphasis is put on how the situation could be improved by learning good practice and improving risk assessment or creating ergonomic workplaces. Time is then dedicated for discussion between the speakers and participants.
Taking place in Vilnius, the 100 or so attendees taking part include representatives of small and medium-sized enterprises, work safety specialists and other experts.
- Nerita Sot, Head of the Occupational Safety and Health Division of the State Labour Inspectorate
- Dr. Ausra Stankiuviene, Vice President of the Lithuanian Ergonomics Association
- Jurate Tamasauskaite, Occupational Health Specialist at the Institute of Hygiene Occupational Health Center
- Rita Zubkeviciute, Chief Labour Inspector of the Occupational Safety and Health Division of the State Labour Inspectorate