Prevention section

International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry

The aim of the International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry is to further and to improve social security in mining worldwide.

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As an important partner in occupational health and safety in the mining sector, ISSA Mining is active in many regions all over the world. The main focus is the Vision Zero with its 7 Golden Rules,...
On 15 April 2016 in Brussels, Belgium, the European Commission and the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) in cooperation with the Netherlands EU Presidency launched a two-year...
The Asia-Pacific Occupational Safety and Health Organization (APOSHO) is an international body composed of non-profit professional organizations devoted to the prevention of occupational accidents...
Preparing an ISSA Mining session on mine safety in the frame of the 8th China International Forum on Work Safety in September 2016 offered the chance for two mine visits to help identifying the...
Ulrich Meesmann, executive board member of the German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the raw materials and chemical industry (BG RCI) was elected ISSA Mining President during the...

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International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry
Hunscheidtstraße 18
DE-44789 Bochum
Germany
T: +49 6221 5108 54110
F: +49 6221 5108 12299

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