The International Social Security Association (ISSA) has signed an agreement with the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), with the aim to offer high quality training courses on occupational safety and health (OSH).

The country with the most Vision Zero supporters is Russia, and HSE DAYS is a new project to implement the Vision Zero concept in Russian industry. The official opening took place on 11 June 2020, with the participation of First Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation, Alexey V. Vovchenko.

The VISION ZERO campaign now includes a brand new set of indicators for safety, health and well-being at work guide on. The free-to-download Proactive Leading Indicators guide is presented today in a virtual launch event organized by the International Social Security Association (ISSA).

| Virtual launch event, 27 August 2020

The Proactive Leading Indicators are offered by the International Social Security Association (ISSA) as a free supplementary tool for every enterprise and organization committed to VISION ZERO, be they advanced or beginner, large or small, local or international.

On June 30, 2020, the Agricultural Social Insurance Fund (Kasa Rolniczego Ubezpieczenia Społecznego) launched this year’s activities under the implementation of the “Vision Zero” Strategy in the agricultural sector in Poland. The main goal of the strategy is to reduce the number of occupational diseases and accidents at work, which is associated with the creation of better working conditions and improvement of farmers’ health.

With the translation of our Vision Zero Guide in Hindi, Vision Zero reaches out to over 500 million workers. The Vision Zero Guide is now available in 14 languages. It is free to download from our website and a great tool to improve your safety culture in your enterprise.
We would like to express our thanks to the Indo-German Focal Point Mr Bimal Sahu, a strong supporter of Vision Zero, who realised this project in close collaboration with Mr. Samsundat Kataria of ESIC Govt. of India and the designers from Pati Graphics.

The Vision Zero Indicator Project team has completed its work and presented a draft report on a set of proactive leading indicators useful for organizations and companies committed to Vision Zero.

The International ORP Foundation in cooperation with the Vision Zero Business Council has hosted a series of three Vision Zero Webinars. The  webinars have shown how important a participatory approach to safety and health at work really is during the COVID-19 pandemic. The three webinars are available on YouTube:

Our Vision Zero Partner IDEC in Japan has developed this interesting tool to manage wellbeing in times of COVID-19. We embrace this wonderful initiative!
Safety, health and wellbeing are important values of the Vision Zero Community. This applies even more so during the COVID-19 outbreak.