Accident prevention / risk assessment
The basic task of safety and health education is the prevention of accidents. This can be done by raising awareness for physical and psychosocial risks and hazards, teaching workers about safety signs, safe and healthy behavior or protective equipment, and more. The ideal target is, of course, “Vision Zero” – no severe accidents at work and at home any more.
In this "Topic", we highlight a collection of good practice examples dealing with accident prevention, in different work fields. It is just a selection, you can find more examples in our Topic "Construction Safety", because in the construction industry, accident prevention always plays a major role.