Call for abstracts: Abstract submission has been closed.

Thank you for being part of WOS 2017.
We hope you’d experienced a wonderful time of outstanding science.
See you in Vienna in 2019!




Due to possible problems and unresolved copyrights of individual presentations, the organizing com­mittee has decided not to publish the presentations of the WOS conference on the website.

If you are interested in any of the presentations, we recommend to contact the author.

Thank you for your understanding. ( is an international network of decision-makers, researchers and professionals responsible for the prevention of accidents and trauma at work. The network aims to bring accident prevention experts together in order to facilitate the exchange of experience, new findings and best practices between different countries and sectors. It attracts researchers, policy makers, safety professionals, labour inspectors, labour administrators and other experts in the prevention of occupational accidents and trauma and join them together in a permanent international expert is supported by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA).

A conference on current issues within occupational safety is organized under the umbrella of After the successful Working on Safety Conferences in Denmark (2002), Germany (2004), Netherlands (2006), Greece (2008), Norway (2010), Poland (2012), Scotland (2014) and Portugal (2015), the organizing committee of the 9th Conference invites you to Prague, Czech Republic. The hosting institution is the VSB – Technical University of Ostrava.