HSL's Director of Science, Dr Andrew Curran, has been selcted as
the new Chair of PEROSH's Scientific Steering Group (SSG).
coordinates and cooperates on European research and development in
occupational safety and health. It is a high-level research network
aiming at improving the quality and dissemination of working life
research via joint collaboration on priority topics, sharing of
knowledge and resources and a proactive dialogue with the EU,
national and international partners.
Dr Curran will chair the SSG which consists of the
research/scientific directors of the 13 member
institutes of PEROSH, and it facilitates and follows-up on the
joint research projects, discusses new research topics and
cooperation and proposes decisions to the Steering Committee.
Dr Curran is already a member of the Board of the International Commission for Occupational
Health, and this new role will help to place HSL in an even
stronger position in the International arena.