A committee consist of General Director of Occupational Health and Safety Op. Dr. Orhan KOÇ, Deputy Director General of Occupational Health and Safety Furkan YILDIZ, President of Occupational Health and Safety Research and Development Institute (İSGÜM) Erol TEKÇE and İSGÜM Vice-President Gizem Naz DÖLEK made a study visit to Germany on August 7-10, 2018.
The visit was to German Social Accident Insurance (DGUV), Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA), Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Insurance (IPA) and Institute for Work and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IAG).
Director Prof. Dr. By Dietmar Reinert showed to the committee many workshops and laboratories at IFA. Then Deputy of Director Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bünger showed to the committee laboratories in the fields of occupational diseases, toxicology and allergy / immunology at IPA.
Director Prof. Dr. Dirk Windemuth welcomed the committee at IAG and then assistant director of the Institute. Dr. Thomas Kohstall and the International Relations Department. Christian Bochmann informed the committee about trainings of employees and labour inspectors and OHS professionals in Germany.
At the end of the study visit, a consensus was reached that the continuity of the relations developed between the two countries in the field of OSH should be ensured.