EU flag008One-day seminar on 'Safety and Health at Work' started today in Podgorica, Montenegro. In the framework of the event a progress report on the CEP twinning project 'Harmonization and Implementation of the Regulations of Labour Inspection and Safety at Work' will be presented by Slovene expert Dr Maja Metelko.

The mentioned twinning project began in March 2012 with the aim of improving labour relations and working conditions of Montenegrin citizens in line with the EU acquis as well as to support implementation of European standards related to safety and health of employees.

A seminar in Podgorica is a part of a broader EU campaign 'Working Together for Risk Prevention', which is designed to help national authorities, companies, organisations, managers, workers and other stakeholders to jointly enhance health and safety in the workplace.

 This twinning project is organised with the financial assistance of the European Union (EU/IPA 2009 funds).