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Proclamation on the European Pillar of Social Rights

During the Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth in Gothenburg the European Parliament, the European Commission and the Council of the EU signed an interinstitutional proclamation on the social pillar based on a recommendation issued by the ...


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The Return on the European Pillar of Social Rights

A new ISSA report confirms that investments in rehabilitation and work reintegration “pay off” for employers, social security systems and society at large.


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DGUV contributes to a new EU regulation

In a statement the German Social Accident Insurance (DGUV) as the umbrella organization of German labor insurances contributes to the proposed revision of regulations (EC) No. 883/2004 and No. 987/2009 by the European Commission.


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Franco-German discussions on accident insurance

Eurogip was particularly interested in best practices with regard to rehabilitation and return to work as well as the economic added value of investment in rehabilitation.


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G20 Labour and Employment Ministers Meeting

DGUV-Director General, Dr. Joachim Breuer, emphasized at the G20-Labour and Employment Ministers Meeting that employment injury schemes can provide protection. He said, that investments in employment injury schemes is an essential condition for ...