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Representative survey Changing working

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.

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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

17.6% of employees commute
25 kilometres or more
to work.

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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

REACH: Improving risk
and measure communication

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Work De­sign in the Work­place

Human-robot teams:
making work people-friendly

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Work and health

Burnout syndrome:
mental loads and
individual determinants

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The Chang­ing World of Work

Working time
reporting for

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Other Websites

Other Websites

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

Find out more : demowanda …