Navigation and service

Aktuelle Beiträge_en

Interdisciplinary research project Safety and health
in the digital
world of work

With an interdisciplinary research focus, BAuA is
contributing to shaping technological change in
the world of work without losing sight of
the human factor.

Read More : Safety and health in the digital world of work …


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

Practical information

58% fewer fatal accidents at work
since 1998

read more


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

Evaluation of OMDs
for the determi-
nation of particu-
late hazardous
at workplaces

Read more

Work De­sign in the Work­place

Digital Ergonomics: safe and ergonomic product and work system design

Read more

Work and Health

Depression, burnout and cognitive deficits - studies on the influence of work-related and individual determinants

Read more

The Chang­ing World of Work

Learning-relevant characteristics of work design in the service-sector: The role of leadership

Read more

Other Websites

Logo demowanda


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

Find out more : demowanda …


To be able to optimise our website for you and to improve it on an ongoing basis - according to your prior agreement - we wish to use cookies for the web analysis. You can withdraw this decision at any time in our Privacy Policy.