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Autoridade para as Condiçôes do Trabalho

Public Institution
Other services activities
Autoridade para as Condiçôes do Trabalho
Portugal
Mission Statement: 
The Portuguese Focal Point is administered by ACT – Working Conditions Authority under the direct administration of the State Ministry of Solidarity, Employment and Social Security but endowed with administrative autonomy in all the mainland territory.
The ACT’s main mission is to promote the improvement of working conditions, by promoting the policies on the prevention of occupational hazards and controlling the compliance with the labour standards and the laws concerning the health and safety at work in all the private activity sectors.
As a tripartite body, ACT works with social partners (present at the Advisory Council) to facilitate sharing of best practice in OSH and to promote the European Campaigns.

Portuguese FOP coordinates the national activities of the Agency, namely the national campaigns, collects and disseminates information, collaborates in formulating and implementing the plan of the Agency. Manages the national network that includes social partners, the technical and scientific community, the educational community, enterprises, local entities and others.
Autoridade para as Condiçôes do Trabalho
Avenida Fernao Magalhaes 447-1º
3000-177
Coimbra
Portugal
Main Contact: 
Emília TELO
General phone: 
+351 239 400 000

Past events

Portugal - Closing Seminar of the Healthy Workplaces for All Ages campaign
Portugal - Campaign seminar: promotion of good OSH practices
Portugal – Healthy, productive and sustainable working life at all ages
Portugal - Healthy Workplaces for All Ages Info Point

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