10th EWHN Conference for labor & occupational health and safety representatives and professionals
“Workers finding a voice in a new Europe"
Friday September 29th to Sunday October 1st 2006, 
Baltic Beach Hotel, Majori, Jurmula, 
Latvia

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Conference program

Key workshops

Info meetings

National networks

Topical workshops


 

 

Info Meetings

The main sessions of Conference are preceded by short ‘Info-Meetings’ which will be held after the workplace visits. You can attend up to three Info meetings which you choose on the day.

There will be a range of 15 different meetings, spread over three 30 minute sessions:-

 

INFO MEETING TITLE

FACILITATOR

IM1

Asbestos (see topical workshop 9)

Tommy Gorman  (UK)

IM2

Ageing workforce

Simon Pickvance (ENG)

IM3

Certification

Allan Larsen (DK)

IM4

European Union and Occupational Safety & Health

Laurent Vogel (B)

IM5

Gender Mainstreaming (Austrian Project)

Gabi Schauer (A)

IM6

IT Work

Allan Pleman (DK)

IM7

Labour/Trade Union Situation in the Baltics

Agnese Puntuža (LV)

IM8

Market generated OSH Improvements

Freddy Ridderhaugen & Ulrik Spannow (DK)

IM9

Nanoparticles

Pieter van Broekhuizen (NL)

IM10

OSH Tools: Work Stress

Jan Warning (NL)

IM11

Personal Protection Equipment

Halvor Erikstein (N)

IM12

REACH - new EU Regulatory Framework for Chemicals

Henning Wriedt(D) & Gunther Kittel (A)

IM13

RSI and Health Personnel

Graziano Frigeri (I)

IM14

Turbine Oils (Organophosphates)

Halvor Erikstein (N)

IM15

Workplace Health Promotion in Small Enterprises

Manuela Ritter (A)

IM16

Role change in occupational health management; from technical advise to organizational advice

Frank Wattendorf (D)

IM17

Global electronics industry: health, safety and environmental issues in Central and Eastern Europe Ted Smith ( Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (US)0
 

IM18

Pregnancy and OSH Magreet Pasman & Anneke van Weezel  (NL)

IM19

OSH management internet tool
Andreas Schlossarek (D)

IM20

Cancer mortallity in the US electronic industry (Challenges for protecting chemically-exposed workers.)
Mandy Hawes  (USA