From Safety to Working Environment

Extract from the new Announcement about cooperation on safety and health

Establishing the working environment group number and placement are taken into consideration by the aid of the principle of subsidiarity expressed from the following: manegerial structure, geography, size and position, working environment, organization of the work and other things.

Demands for meeting activity and minutes duty no longer apply.

Demands of yearly working environment discussions when the previous year's working environment is being evaluated and the coming year's working environment is stipulated. Meetings must be documented in writing.

The legal working environment education for the working environment groups will last 3 days and 2 days supplementary education within the first year.

After that a yearly competence development plan must be made when the legal yearly 1½ days supplementary education for the members of the working environment organization is being stipulated according to the needs of the company.