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Bundesministerium für Arbeit, Soziales und Konsumentenschutz (Austria)

Bundesministerium für Arbeit, Soziales und Konsumentenschutz (Austria)

"Labour inspection is the biggest legally commissioned organization for combating deficits in the safety and health at work places in Austria. We act according to uniform principles and are independent from individual interests. A homogenous implementation practice on federal basis ensures that claims of equal rights and fair competition at work are guaranteed. "

Type of organisation:
Government organisation
URL:
http://www.sozialministerium.at
Mandate:
In Austria the Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection, to which the Labour Inspectorate belongs, acts as the Focal Point. All important players are represented in the Austrian network. The Labour Inspectorate monitors the compliance with health and safety regulations in enterprises. In this way it contributes towards: • Improvement of health and safety in enterprises and continually improvement of the working conditions of employees • Further development of safety and health at work • Acceptance within society of the importance occupational health and safety
Bundesministerium für Arbeit, Soziales und Konsumentenschutz (Austria)

Bundesministerium für Arbeit, Soziales und Konsumentenschutz (Austria)

Stubenring 1

1010 Vienna

Austria

http://www.sozialministerium.at

Contact Persons

Martina HÄCKEL-BUCHER

AT.FocalPoint@sozialministerium.at

Tel: +43 (0) 1 711 00 22 74

Fax: +43 (0) 1 718 94 70 2605