Workplace safety

Protecting employees and minimising dangers: Do you need information about special regulations concerning working hours? Does your business work with hazardous substances or facilities? From special permissions to health certification, here you will find an overview of administrative information and services concerning occupational safety and health.


Employment of young people during school vacations

With a vacation job, you can gain your first impressions of the working world as a student from the age of 15 and establish contacts with potential employers. Vacation jobs in...

Factory Inspectorate

The term "Factory Inspectorate" is synonymous with the more modern term "Occupational Safety and Health", which is used not only in Thuringia. For further information see...

Fire protection

The duty bearers are the municipalities for fire protection and general assistance, the counties for supralocal fire protection and supralocal general assistance as well as...

Hazardous substances: Accident in the company - obligation to notify

As an entrepreneur, you must immediately report accidents or operational malfunctions caused by activities involving hazardous substances to the responsible authority.

Information pursuant to the Remuneration Transparency Act Issuance

Under certain conditions, you can request information from your employer on the composition and amount of your own remuneration and on a comparative activity.

Maternity protection: request employment of pregnant or breastfeeding women between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Pregnant and breastfeeding women are not allowed to work between 20:00 and 22:00. An exception to this rule may be requested.

Notifications for the performance of demolition and renovation work with asbestos or materials containing asbestos on or in existing plants, buildings or vehicles (Annex I No. 2.4.2 Ordinance on Hazardous Substances)

According to Annex I No. 2.4.2 of the Ordinance on Hazardous Substances, demolition and renovation work on or in existing plants, buildings or vehicles containing weakly bound...

Occupational safety and health

Here you will find information on occupational health and safety.

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