The International Media Festival for Prevention (IMFP) is now accepting submissions for 2020!
The Festival is an integral part of the XXII World Congress on Safety & Health at Work, taking place in Toronto, Canada, 4-7 October 2020. It showcases films and multimedia productions about safety and health at work, and the theme of the 2020 Congress is “Prevention in the Connected Age: global solutions to achieve safe and healthy work for all”.
Following the launch of Vision Zero Africa in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, in April 2018, the National Social Insurance Fund (CNPS), under the leadership of its Director-General, Mr. Denis Charles Kouassi (Vision Zero profile), hosted a training course on the Vision Zero approach in Abidjan from 26 August to 6 September 2019 for 65 managers from the Directorate of Prevention, Health and Safety at Work (doctors, engineers and prevention inspectors).
The Vision Zero campaign builds on 7 Golden Rules that make it easy to take a proactive approach to safety, health and wellbeing in the workplace. The flexible and user-friendly nature of these rules, has made them very popular and through voluntary efforts the “7 Golden Rules – for zero accidents and healthy work: A guide for employers and managers” has been translated from English into 11 other languages: