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Work-related musculoskeletal disorders in times of COVID

TIC Council is proud to have been accepted as an official campaign partner of EU-OSHA’s “Healthy Workplaces Campaign: Lighten the Load 2020-2022”.

As part of our activities aimed at raising awareness and prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) and promoting the EU-OSHA campaign, we plan to organise a series of webinars throughout the year in collaboration with one of our members DEKRA, also an official partner of this campaign.

The launch webinar will take place on April 13 and will introduce the topic of work-related musculoskeletal disorders in times of COVID. We are honoured to confirm the participation of EU-OSHA Executive Director Christa Sedlatschek as the keynote speaker at this virtual event.

Other relevant speakers include Dr Ralf Franke, Global Corporate Vice President and Corporate Medical Director - Head of Environmental Protection, Health Management and Safety at Siemens AG and Sebastien Bartels, Senior Vice President, Head of Business Line HSE & Sustainability at DEKRA. The session will be moderated by Hanane Taidi, TIC Council Director General.

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