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

Practical information

92 % of employees feel
comfortable if their manager
does a good job.

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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

Human exposure to biocidal products: application of
biocide foams

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The Chang­ing World of Work

(Effective) occupational safety and health structures in the
digital world

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Work and health

Communicative action:
a factor in the RTW process

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Work De­sign in the Work­place

The digital factory:
interactive personalised

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Teenagers examine a dental practice in the DASA working world exhibition

DASA Working World Exhibition

Discover the working world of yesterday, today and tomorrow. An experience spread over a total of 13,000 square metres of exhibition space at the BAuA in Dortmund.

Find out more : DASA Working World Exhibition …

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