The Website is maintained by non-commercial organizations from different countries, promoting occupational safety and health in small and medium-sized enterprises. It is based on the “10 keys to success” for small enterprises in the area of prevention. The site covers contents and tools which may be used in the practice of SMEs. Target groups are employees and employers in SMEs as well as stakeholders, such as teachers. The organizations responsible for this site are interested in spreading all the information given on this site. Therefore, the contents may be used for non-commercial purposes. The Website was created in cooperation with the Special Commission on Prevention of the ISSA.
Vision Zero is based on the belief that all accidents, diseases and harm at work are preventable. On the commitment to Vision Zero companies and partners promote the three core values of this campaign: safety, health and/or wellbeing. Important: the Vision Zero approach is flexible. One can focus on health, on safety and on wellbeing issues depending on what is most relevant. With this flexibility Vision Zero is of benefit for all, for governments and health and safety organizations in any part of the world and for companies of any industry and any scale. The roadmap towards Vision Zero is formed by the “Seven Golden Rules” based on successful, practical management concepts.
With this website we intend to reduce the number of accidents caused by defeating of safeguards. Against the background of global markets, the problem of defeated safeguards is not limited to individual countries. An international exchange of information, measures and solutions relating to this issue is our target.
- Specific information directly accessible to the parties involved in this topic: manufacturers, suppliers and users of machinery
- Best practice examples
- Useful tools like checklists for the purchase of new machinery or apps to determine the incentive for defeating protective devices