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The Changing World of Work

Figures - Data - Facts about Occupational Health and Safety always at hand

The brochure "The Changing World of Work" provides an overview of the most important data on occupational safety and health in Germany. The graphs and images of the brochure can be downloaded and used for your own purposes (presentations, articles, etc.).

Blick in ein Großraumbüro © Uwe Völkner, Fotoagentur FOX

The brochure is thematically structured and contains data on the following topics:

  • Employment
  • Accidents at work
  • Occupational diseases
  • Working conditions
  • Working hours
  • Incapacity for work
  • Retirements
  • Demographic change
  • Risk assessment

In addition to these annually updated topics, the brochure contains information on one focus topic each year:

2017: Flexible working hours
2016: Desired and experienced work quality
2015: Occupational medical and safety management
2014: Atypical employment
2013: Psychological stresses and strains

The brochure is printed in coat pocket format and can be ordered online, the last five editions are also available for download on our German website.

Download high-resolution illustrations from the brochure

The individual illustrations and tables of the current issue and the last five focus topics can be downloaded on our German website as high-resolution jpg files (3,213 x 2,386 pixels).

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