Poland - Dangerous substances workshop for social labour inspectors
This workshop aims to expand the knowledge of social labour inspectors on dangerous substances in the workplace and share good risk management techniques.
Speakers give an overview of new OSH data and legislation and discuss the dangers faced by workers exposed to chemical agents. They highlight the importance of risk prevention and exposure assessment to ensure healthy and safe working environments for everyone.
Finally, speakers look into work-related illnesses, with particular emphasis on cancer caused by dangerous substances, and exchange ideas for safer working practices.
- Wioleta Klimaszewska, National Focal Point Manager, Centralny Instytut Ochrony Pracy - Panstwowy Instytut Badawczy (CIOP-PIB)
- Elżbieta Dobrzyńska, Research worker on chemical and biological threats, CIOP-PIB
- Jolanta Skowroń, Secretary, Inter-ministerial Committee for Maximum Permissible Concentration and Intensity of Agents Harmful to Health in the Working Environment