The Vision Zero approach was on the agenda during an international meeting on safety for European arborists, which took place in Badalona, Spain, 20-22 November 2019.

The recent Vision Zero – Innovation in Prevention Conference, organized by the International Social Security Association (ISSA) at the A+A 2019 in Düsseldorf, Germany, looked at how globalization, digitalization and demographic changes are profoundly changing the world of work, and how occupational safety and health (OSH) has to adapt.
The Vision Zero campaign continues to attract large numbers of new supporters, and has now reached over 7600 companies, organizations and trainers. This week, the International Social Security Association organizes the Vision Zero Conference - Innovation in Prevention, at the A+A trade forum for safety, security and health at work in Düsseldorf, Germany.
One year after the International Lime Association (ILA) joined Vision Zero, it takes steps to further intensify its Vision Zero work towards its 50th anniversary celebrations in 2020.

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”.

Some 50 participants from 13 countries marked the 50th anniversary of the International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry (ISSA Mining), during the OSHAfrica 2019 conference in Pretoria, South Africa. The Vision Zero prevention strategy, initiated originally by ISSA Mining, was a key focus for discussion during the event that ran from 18–20 September.
An ISSA project is currently underway in 2019 to develop fact sheets for a limited set of leading indicators for safety, health and wellbeing, as part of a Vision Zero strategy.
L’Interafricaine de la prévention des risques professionnels (IAPRP) a organisé du 2 au 6 septembre le 1er Congrès africain sur la sécurité et la santé dans les mines et carrières (CASSMICA) à Conakry, Guinée. L’événement, qui a été accueilli par la Caisse nationale de sécurité sociale, a également été l’occasion de discuter de l’utilisation de la stratégie Vision Zero dans le secteur.
In the last six months, the number of Vision Zero supporters has soared from 4000 to over 6300 companies, organizations and occupational and safety health trainers.

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).