The BAuA Working Time Survey provides facts, figures and
data about the working times of employees in Germany - e.g.
the amount of time we spend working, the levels of flexibility
and the times of the day at which we work all affect our health.
BAuA's research aims to ensure a safe and healthy working environment that is adapted to the needs of humans.
The German Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health offers selected publications in English.
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.
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.