After the MeToo campaign #lättaankar, the shipping sector has joined forces under the shared slogan “Vågrätt”, translating as “with the waves,” or horizontal. The aim is to create a world-class work environment with attractive working places, free of insults and harassment. A large number of organisations are involved in this joint action. Would you like […]
Under the leadership of the Work Environment Authority, a new toolbox has been produced to help employers create safer and healthier workplaces. It includes films, books, check-lists and tests based on the Work Environment Act, as well as the Work Environment Authority’s regulations on systematic environment management and the organisational and social work environments. You […]
The wide-ranging research project on service personnel’s work environment from 2017 has been summarised in a more accessible format. In the report entitled “Sjukt kul jobb”, some of the most important results are presented with simplified text, illustrations, graphs and tables. The research project was carried out at the Maritime University of Kalmar and was […]
It’s high time to hand in your proposals for the winner of this year’s SAN prize. It could be a group of people or a single person who has done something extra to improve the work environment on board. Send your proposal to Eva Ohlsson no later than 1 October. email@example.com
Once again it is time for the annual SAN Conference on 25 October. The theme this year is abuse and harassment. We will get back to you with the programme and registration forms after the summer, but book the day in your calendar right now. We’ll see you at the Scandic Crown in Gothenburg!
The film produced by the #lättaankar movement is available online. You can find it at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1CJsecEs7A8.
Starting this year, you can subscribe to a digital version of SAN News. Go to our website, san-nytt.se, and fill in your details to get the magazine sent to your e-mail address as a PDF. Subscribing to the digital version does not affect your subscription for the paper version. If you only want the newspaper […]
Have you wondered about how the shipping industry responds to the “#me too” campaign? One measure that started last year was a course to combat sexual harassment, bullying and other violations. It was ready in April this year and since then more than 2,000 people have taken the course, most of them on Swedish flagged […]
Prevent, the work environment organisation, has drawn up a questionnaire for investigations into the psycho-social work environment. It includes questions about all aspects, from the volume of work and how much people can influence things to support from managers and general well-being. The survey can be downloaded from Prevent’s website. There is also a short […]
Don’t spend all your leave recovering just to cope with the next shift! That is the message in seven short films on ergonomics produced for SAN’s Danish sister organisation, Seahealth. The films take up issues such as heavy lifting and awkward postures, and give advice on what you should think over before lifting.http://www.seahealth.dk/side/ergonomi-film