- Policy areaHealth
... at higher risk of ill health. Men face greater levels of occupational exposure to physical and chemical hazards, behaviours associated ... in the EU by protecting and promoting human health and safety, and improving public health. In this programme, the European Commission ...05 March 2015
... observation of legislation on labour legal relations and occupational safety and health (OSH) in Latvia in order to be established and maintained a ...
... support, employment of foreigners), labour legislation, occupational safety and health, equal opportunities of women and men, migration and ...
- Country profile: Gender Mainstreaming
... of mainstreaming gender equality in legislation, regulation and policy. In 2008, the Gender Equality Act was adopted, which is most ... introduction of measures to encourage improvements in the safety and health at work of pregnant workers and workers who have recently ...
- Policy areaYouth
... . Horizontal segregation in education leads to occupational segregation in the labour market and impacts future career options ... and young women, particularly regarding their health and safety. In 2005, the European Commission proposed the European Youth Pact ...05 March 2015
... of collective agreements, employment policy and skills, occupational health and safety, labour law, international industrial relations, monitoring in terms of ...
- News articleEmployment
... presents policy examples of integrated approaches to occupational safety and health for an ageing workforce. Eurofound examines working ...30 June 2017
- Toolkit page
... infrastructure for work—life balance Access to quality and sustainable public infrastructure such as care and educational facilities, ... inequalities in work—life balance. The quality and safety of public transport are of importance too in determining how women and ...
- Policy areaTransport
... the Department for Transport published its first Guidance and Checklist for Gender Auditing on Public Transport. The checklist Women ... been implemented. One of these consisted of improving the safety of the public transport system, by taking measures such as removing ...05 March 2015
- Method/ToolHealth, Violence
Subcommittee on Research and Data Collection has been established, which brings together the main ... quantitative research study adhered to ethical and safety guidelines as set by the World Health Organisation for domestic violence ...01 January 2011
- Good practiceHealth, Violence
... age, statements by the patient clarify risk level, safety issues, possible assistance within social environment refer to ... the training scheme, with nurses accounting for the largest occupational group: around 70% of participants worked as nurses, 15% were ...06 March 2015
- Policy areaTourism
... tourism as a tool for the promotion of gender equality and women’s empowerment, using gender analysis and gender training to tackle ... to sexual harassment. According to official health and safety statistics in Sweden, 11% of workers in the hotel and restaurant ...05 March 2015