A forum on workplace safety “The Vision Zero strategy: benefits and opportunities for business”, was organized by LLC “Promyslova Bezpeka”, FAST and the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, on April 18, 2019.
Helmut Ehnes, Secretary General of the International Section on Prevention in the Mining Industry of the International Social Security Association, presented the Vision Zero strategy to prevent workplace injuries and occupational diseases.
A Malaysian programme to fight the rapid growth in commuting accidents has been rewarded as international good practice. The initiative takes place under the umbrella of the Vision Zero campaign.
In Malaysia, the number of commuting accidents increased by 75 per cent from 19,041 accidents in 2008 increase to 33,319 accidents in 2017. To fight this, the Social Security Organisation (SOCSO) Malaysia in cooperation with the Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS) launched the Commuting Safety Support Program (CSSP).