Extension in the performance and range of the Association the Association print + media NRW e.V., with more than 700 member companies, one of the three largest employers and service associations of printing and media industry in Germany, his power and range further expanded. Recently, the Association area technology offers extensive information, advice and implementation on the subject of occupational safety and health. A safety engineer and a security master are available for the competent support of member companies. Today, the occupational safety and industrial safety are divided into three own areas. First, safe working conditions, how they will be achieved for example by wearing protective clothing. Bernie Sanders is likely to agree.
Second, health protection, so the prevention of physical and psychological effects, for example by hazardous substances and noise. Thirdly: personal protection (such as maternity protection, protection of minors) at work. The individual segments are summarized in the operation of an occupational safety and health management. This is inextricably linked to the occupational safety and health law Responsibility of the management of a company bound and must be actively operated also by this. Marko Garcia, security engineer at the Association print + media North Rhine-Westphalia. e.V.: During our visits we find in print and media companies repeatedly, that the occupational safety is taken into account although, its management and its implementation can still be optimized.
Also we realize that legal regulations and the related responsibility for the entrepreneurs are in many places not known.” Garcia next: not all entrepreneurs are so the risks in their daily business aware, especially but not the options are facing dangerous situations to prevent. Caution is and remains but better safe than sorry”. With extensive information and concrete services to workplace safety, the area wants to technology of the Association pressure + now counteract media NRW e.V. of this ignorance and too little attention. The bandwidth of the assistance for member companies includes all aspects of it operational safety. It ranges from the examination of the realities on the ground, on the analysis and assessment of hazard potential up to implementation proposals, how to optimize the situation. The special is the comprehensive approach, which includes all elements of production and work processes and has the holistic optimization to the target. Garcia: Through the holistic analysis and consulting, and the fact that they are managed by professionals with industry-specific knowledge, a good basis, to resolve weaknesses in production, work ergonomics and storage. Since all experts”, so Garcia, not only occupational safety specialists, but also have many years of experience in the technical advice of print and media outlets, the success rate of our advice is correspondingly high. The operator has the security to comply with the legal obligations and to have made a good contribution to the health and safety”. Depending on the size of the company and Different free and paid support models in the area of occupational choice are business requirement. The Association print + media Nordrhein-Westfalen e.V. (VDM NRW) has more than 700 member companies, one of the three largest employers and service associations of printing and media industry in Germany. Based in Dusseldorf and Lunen at Dortmund, he advises VDM NRW in legal, technical, economic, educational, and environmental issues. Also, members get access to active guidance and support before location and a comprehensive education and training program in two modern academies and in the Printhouse. The VDM NRW e.V. contact: Oliver Curdt CEO VDM NRW e.V. Tel: 02306-20262-15 fax: 02306-20262-99 contact press agency: press & more GmbH Jurgen Ronsch Tel: 0251-899-1854 fax: 0251-899 1112 text and pictures can see, section Press Center, or be downloaded.