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Exchange between German and French representatives on accident insurance

Franco-German meeting of high-ranking representatives on subjects related to work accidents and occupational diseases. On the agenda were insurance of platform workers, rehabilitation and return to work, prevention measures in the care sector, standardization and cooperation at international level.

fisher boats in Kochi; © Eva-Marie Höffer /DGUV
Improving occupational safety, health and social protection

Since more than 10 years, DGUV cooperates with ministries, authorities and institutions in India in the field of occupational safety and health and social protection. Current activities comprise the Vision Zero strategy, occupational diseases and rehabilitation. An event on 29 January 2019 shall demonstrated the benefits of the cooperation from ...

Dr. Avneesh Singh and Prof. Dr. Jaochim Breuer
DGUV extends cooperation with Indian Occupational health and safety authority

Director General Prof. Dr Joachim Breuer (DGUV) signed a Memorandum of Understanding together with the Director General of the Directorate General Factory Advice Service and Labour Institutes (DGFASLI), Dr Avneesh Singh. The Memorandum lays the foundation for further cooperation in the field of occupational health and safety.

Chinese Labour Minister - ZHANG Jinan – visited the DGUV
Chinese Labour Minister - ZHANG Jinan – visited the DGUV

High-ranking visit to DGUV headquarters in Berlin on 10 July 2018: The Minister for Human Resources and Social Security (MoHRSS) of the Government of the People's Republic of China, ZHANG Jinan, met with General Director of DGUV, Dr Joachim Breuer to discuss current topics of social security with focus on accident insurance and rehabilitation.