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.
|*English translations to Japanese titles provided for readability and are not official|