On June 14th and 15th, the 6th SAF€RA - Coordination of European Research on Industrial Safety towards Smart and Sustainable Growth - Symposium will take place in the Netherlands. RIVMNational Institute for Public Health and the Environment will host SAF€RA with support from TNO. SAF€RA’s General Assembly will also be held at RIVM.

SAF€RA - Coordination of European Research on Industrial Safety towards Smart and Sustainable Growth -  is a partnership between 19 research organisations from 10 European countries who collaborate on research programming and launch joint calls in the field of industrial safety. The Netherlands is represented in SAF€RA by the research institutes TNO and RIVMNational Institute for Public Health and the Environment .

Discussions will focus on industrial safety, the impact of ongoing and past SAF€RA projects and the Dutch national initiative ‘Sustainable Safety 2030’.  This programme aims to enhance cooperation between the chemical industry, scientific institutes, universities and policy makers from (safety) authorities and inspectorates. Speakers will discuss the highlights and importance of the programme in the Netherlands, the perspectives of Dutch industry, and developments in Europe on sustainable safety.  The Symposium will end with a round table and interactive discussion with SAF€RA members to explore whether the Dutch initiative can drive and benefit European industrial safety.

Registration

Interested parties working in the field of industrial safety are welcome at the symposium. Registration is open via this link.