For safe and healthy working conditions
It is not the responsibility of humans to adapt to work; rather, work must correspond to their needs, requirements and interests. Ensuring that work is designed according to the needs of humans is the central objective of the Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BAuA).
Working conditions that are adapted to the needs of humans are characterised by adherence to the following scientifically sound and established criteria.
Based on these criteria, BAuA structures its activities and the information it provides into the following four topic areas: