Healthy, Safe and Productive Lives
HSA launches free online course for employers and managers.
Minister Breen makes comments while attending farm safety walk in Co. Clare.
The chemicals cadmium, nickel and lead are banned in jewellery while benzene, chloroform and toluene are banned in glues and adhesives.
The Good Practice Awards is a European-wide competition aimed at encouraging best practice in relation to workplace safety and health.
A range of state agencies and organisations came together to deliver the programme which is directed at 5th and 6th class pupils in the school.
The short 30 minute online course was developed in partnership with the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána.
Farmers and safety professionals from all over the country will share ideas and prevention strategies on how to best reduce injury and death on farms.
Monday 24th October 2016 marks the beginning of European Week for Safety and Health at Work on the theme of “Healthy Workplaces for All Ages”.
Over one hundred primary school children from Ballinlough National School, Drumbaragh National School, Scoil Mhuire National School and Kilskyre National School attended a Health and Safety Authority ‘Keep Safe’ event in Gael Colmcille GAA club, Kells.
Dr. Sharon McGuinness, Assistant Chief Executive of the Health and Safety Authority, has been appointed to the honorary role of Chair of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) Management Board in Helsinki.