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Major industrial accidents and their prevention

For all those interested in the prevention of major industrial accidents such as policy-makers, managers of enforcement agencies on Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) and environmental protection, OSH and environmental inspectors, workers and their representatives, employers and their representatives, safety and health practitioners, members of NGOs interested in health and environmental protection, consultants and trainers of public or private entities interested in the subject.

This course is an online adaptation of the ILO training package on the Major Industrial Accidents and their Prevention. It promotes the ILO International Labour Standards and other instruments for the Prevention of Major Industrial Accidents as well as other selected good practices at the national and at the workplace level. This course was developed within the framework of the ILO project "Implementation of the GHS, preventing chemical accidents, and strengthening occupational safety and health”, financed by the Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety of Germany.

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