Friday 15 June 2018 | 08.30 – 10.00
Important that we continue to promote best practices across stakeholders to further improve the performance of the asphalt industry.
There is also a need to monitor future trends in health & safety regulations to identify new areas and challenges for the industry to work on together and be better prepared.
Chair of the German Bitumen Forum
BG Bau, Germany
ATPH (French Association for Prevention in Hydrocarbon Transport), France
Steven Van de Broek
Responsible Care and Supply Chain
CEFIC (European Chemical Industry Council), Belgium
Department Expertise and Technical Advice
INRS (French National Research and Safety Institute for the Prevention of Occupational Accidents and Diseases), France
Issues that will be discussed include:
Best practices – focus on existing industry initiatives in Germany, France and UK‘
Use of Medical assessments for occupational health and safety monitoring2
Use of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for safe handling and delivery3
Use of training to improve safe handling and delivery
Future trends and health considerations
European insight into future ambitions for H&S standards2
Worker health related to emission limits3
What can the industry do in the future to limit exposures
Insight into the health and safety best practices of the Asphalt industry and stakeholders in Europe. Recognise the key challenges but also the opportunities for the future. Highlight possible activities that the aphalt Industry and stakeholders can start to prepare (together) to be able to meet the challenges of the future in a timeline that is relevant.