Nov 30 2020

ReWORKING Health and Safety

November 30 - December 3, 2020

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Chicago, IL 60612

ReWORKING Health and Safety is a timely four-day online event that will make the case that workers’ occupational health and safety is fundamental to resilient supply chains. Presenters will focus on workers’ own perspectives and explore the role of public buyers in ensuring resiliency by protecting workers’ health, safety, and other rights. Join us for a series of interactive webinars with expert presenters and come away with a deeper understanding of how workers can be protected from health hazards and why this is the cornerstone of supply chains capable of withstanding crises like the Corona pandemic.

Monday 30 November
10.00 - 11.30: ReWORKING Health and Safety - Protecting Workers and Promoting Resilient Public Sector Supply Chains
14.00 - 15.30: Occupational Health and Safety Supply Chain Tools and Standards for Public Procurement

Tuesday 1 December
10.00 - 11.30: Risk of Health and Safety Hazards in Forced Labour Conditions - Perspectives of Migrant Workers
14.00 - 15.30: At Risk - Women Workers and Next Generations

Wednesday 2 December
10.00 - 11.30: Workers Have a Right to Know - Why Workers Are Not Safe Without Worker-Driven Transparency
14.00 - 15.30: Health and Safety in Mines and in Miners’ Communities

Thursday 3 December
10.00 - 11.30: Beyond Electronics - What We Learn About Health and Safety from the Textile and Garment Sector
14.00 - 15.30: Joining Up - How Sustainable Investors and Public Buyers Can Together Promote Health and Safety in Global Supply Chains

*All times are in Central European Time.

Online registration and a detailed programme will be available on our website in September. 


M. Hooper

Date posted

Jul 27, 2020

Date updated

Jul 27, 2020