Unit 3.3 deals with the application and development of evidence-based methods in occupational health. It, therefore, reflects the growing need for evidence-based information and decision-making from science, politics and the public experts in the field of occupational safety and health. In addition to methods development in evidence-based Occupational Health, the Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BAuA) conducts reviews such as systematic reviews, overviews of systematic reviews, scoping reviews on priority topics in the field of work and health and contributes to the development of high quality health information.
Furthermore, BAuA carries out research, development and analysis in the field of Workplace Health Management. By applying evidence-based methods, unit 3.3 addresses the following prioritised topics:
Furthermore, the unit provides organisational support to the Medical Expert Council for Occupational Diseases (ÄSVB) at the BMAS.