Statutory accident insurance
- Over 70 million insured individuals
- Of these, 17.3 million children and students
- Financed by 3 million commercial businesses, 450,000 public institutions, and 120,000 schools
A world without fatal work accidents is possible
A world without fatal or serious occupational accidents is possible, the organizers of the XX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work have appealed, as the largest global occupational safety event opened in Frankfurt, Germany today.
Risk of accidents at work continues to fall
The risk of suffering an accident at work fell last year to a new record low. This can be seen from the financial results of the German Social Accident Insurance Institutions, which were presented today in Frankfurt.
The new "DGUV Kompakt" has been released. In view of numerous European developments, relevant for the German Statutory Accident Insurance, this is a special edition with the main focus on Europe.
Prevention culture: the topical issue in health and social policy
The topics and the international panel of speakers at the Technical Sessions of the "XX World Congress for Safety and Health at Work 2014" in Frankfurt have now been announced.