Research Award: Center for Environmental and Health Sciences

Research Awards | June 20, 2014

2014 Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare: Merit Award for Excellence in Workplaces and Organizations or Individuals Who Have Rendered Distinguished Service in the Field of Health and Safety

Recipient: Reiko Kishi, Vice-Director, Center for Environmental and Health Sciences

June 20, 2014

Research Theme / Background:

The Industrial Safety and Health Law requires business owners to take steps to prevent work-related injuries or deaths so that the health and safety of the workers can be protected and a pleasant working environment can be created.

The Merit Award is for individuals who play a leading role in health and safety activities and who have made major contributions to improving the level of health and safety in a region, organization or related workplace. 29 award winners are selected from throughout the whole of Japan.

Japanese Links:

Center for Environmental and Health Sciences

Contact Information:

TEL: 011-706-4746

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