Evaluation of the EU Occupational Safety and Health Directives

Zeitraum: 09/2013 - 05/2014
Status: abgeschlossen
ProjektmitarbeiterInnen: Ingrid Mairhuber, Elisabeth Prammer
AuftraggeberIn: Milieu Ltd – Law & Policy Consulting (Belgien)

The project aims at supporting the Commission in the evaluation of the implementation of the Occupational Health and Safety (OSH) Directives in terms of their relevance, of research and of new scientific knowledge in the various fields in question. It assesses the practical implementation of the 24 EU OSH Directives in the EU 27 with a view to assessing their relevance, effectiveness and coherence and identifying possible improvements to the regulatory framework. The evaluation covers the period 2007-2012. This evaluation shall set the scene for a common and unified assessment of the relevance of the Directives and the needs for improvements to the regulatory framework and other measures to ensure an adequate level of protection of workers‘ health and safety