fct Faculdade de
Ciências e Tecnologia
da Universidade Nova de lisboa


Research and Development Unit for Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Education and Research Service

Occupational Safety and Health



What it is


Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) is an interdisciplinary activity concerned with the prevention of occupational risks inherent to work activity. The main aim is the promotion and maintenance of the highest degree of safety and health at work, therefore creating conditions to avoid the occurrence of work accidents and ill-health.


Services provided:




-       Intelligent decision support system for Risk Analysis.

-       OSH risk assessment.



Courses at MSc & PhD level, Post-graduation programs and In-company short courses on:

-       OSH risk assessment methodologies.

-       Prevention of OSH risks.

-       Emergency management.

-       Safety equipment.

-       Work environment evaluations:
Chemical contaminants, Noise, Vibration, Lighting.



-      Foundation for Science & Technology

-      National Public sector organizations

-      ACT & EU-OSHA



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