BauA will host a seminar on the hazards regarding blue light and infra red exposure. Currently the risks related to blue light and infra red exposure caused by high power optical radiation sources is unclear. One can find these sources in studios, theaters and construction sites e.g. There are challenges when it comes to the […]

Welcome to Espoo Finland to discuss the new working time policy recommendations, models and solutions. We will present the results of a large 5-year Nordic project WOW on working hours, health, well-being and participation in working life. The characteristics of working hours are becoming increasingly flexible in all Nordic countries. Every fifth employee, mostly in lower […]

NIVA – The Nordic Institute for Advanced Training in Occupational Health – is a Nordic institute funded by the Nordic Council of Ministers (NCM). The aim of NIVA is to provide advanced training for researchers, practitioners and specialists in the field of occupational health and safety. We are arranging a course on  The Economics of […]

Due to demographic changes across Europe, sometimes referred to as the ‘ageing society’, there is a strong political drive to maintain the labour force by prolonging working life, for example through increasing the retirement age. However, individual retirement intentions and the timing of retirement is an outcome of complex and dynamic processes that may not […]