for hazardous and biological substances
Virtual reality studies in the SUTAVE laboratory of IFA
CUELA system for workplace measurements
Measuring and minimizing exposures
Work place or everyday life, person with or without an implant - depending on the situation, different permissible exposure values apply to electromagnetic fields. A new IFA web application helps with orientation: the Limit Info Tool for Electromagnetic Fields (EMF-LIT).
In 2024, the IFA will again offer proficiency testing schemes for hazardous substance measuring stations. All dates, fees and other information are now online, registration is open. On offer for the first time and at favorable conditions: a proficiency test for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH).
The International Standardization Organization (ISO) has revised and modernized the basic safety standard for machine control systems. An IFA overview presents the main changes and provides recommendations for interpretation.
Carcinogenic, mutagenic and reprotoxic substances: For the first time also in English, this IFA publication lists the classifications in categories according to CLP Regulation 1272/2008.
AMCAW ("Analytical methods for chemical agents at workplace") is a database of validated methods for measuring hazardous substances in the air at the workplace. The IFA has fundamentally revised and updated this tool.
GESTIS information system provides various information on hazardous substances at the workplace.
SISTEMA software assistent, a tool for selecting hearing protectors and other noise related software are provided by IFA.
The digitalization of the world of work, Work 4.0, is creating new framework conditions for occupational health and safety. The IFA also is researching, testing and advising on issues arising from the digital transformation.
IFA is member of the Partnership for European Research in Occcupational Safety and Health (PEROSH)
Chemical protective gloves
GESTIS database on hazardous substances
Nanoparticles at workplaces
REACH and OSH
Checklist for electrical equipment
Collaborative robots (COBOTS)
Safe laser printers and copiers
Virtual reality and OSH
Proficiency testing 2024
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