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Safe products 3D printers

3D printers are used to create three-dimensional products. In recent
years, they have seen increasingly wide use and have become more
and more advanced. BAuA is researching ways for users to make
use of printers without exposing themselves or others to any
hazards and create safe products.

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BAuA's research aims to ensure a safe and healthy working environment that is adapted to the needs of humans.

Practical information

50% of employees would
like to work fewer
hours per week.

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The German Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health offers selected publications in English.

Product Safety

Both in the workplace and in our day-to-day lives, we use many different everyday items and technical work equipment. To protect our safety and health, it is essential that products be fully developed, well thought-out and properly tested and, as far as possible, inherently safe and user-friendly.

Product Safety Portal of BAuA

Chemicals & Biocides

The Federal Office for Chemicals (BfC) at BAuA is responsible for the implementation of regulations in chemicals law. Find out what BfC is doing to protect people, animals and the environment from hazardous chemicals.

Federal office for chemicals


The helpdesk provides information and support with the registration, evaluation and authorisation as well as the classification and labelling of chemicals.

Ap­pli­ca­tion-safe chem­i­cals and prod­ucts

Dermal exposure to hazardous substances: Comparison of measurement techniques

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Work De­sign in the Work­place

People-friendly design of cyber-physical production systems: MyCPS

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Work and health

Prolonged periods
of sitting at the
workplace can make
you ill. How can
more activity be

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The Chang­ing World of Work

Successful restructuring: Qualification tools for managers and staff representatives

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Other Websites

Other Websites

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Demographic change in the world of work - an interdisciplinary monitoring.

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