About The Russian Labour Safety Week

On 27–30 September 2022, the 7th Russian Labour Safety Week was held at the Sirius Park of Science and Art in Sochi.

The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation was organized the event. The Russian Labour Safety Week Organizing Committee was headed by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova.

The Roscongress Foundation was acted as the operator of the Russian Labour Safety Week.

Programme and exhibition

The event aims to create a unified, global business communication platform for building dialogue between businesses and the government on improving legislation related to occupational health and safety (OHS).

Traditionally, the Week showcases Russian OHS developments related to industry and the environment and featured events for exchanging experiences, discussing the OHS management systems used throughout the economy, and expanding international cooperation.

Youth Day

Traditionally, the Youth Day is held as a part of the Labour Safety Week. The event bring together students, young specialists and experts, as well as representatives of heads of universities, manufacturing companies and industry organizations.

  • Students from the professional departments of 40 leading universities
  • 30 cases from leading businesses
  • Discussions with Russian and international experts

Benefits of participation

Attending the Week grants you the opportunity to:

  • Take part in discussions on topical OHS issues with heads of related agencies
  • Find new partners and enter new sales markets
  • Hold business negotiations and find reliable contractors
  • See presentations of new ideas and exchange experiences with colleagues

History of the Russian Labour Safety Week

The Russian Labour Safety Week has been held since 2015 and has become a major occupational health and safety (OHS) event in Russia and abroad. The Russian Labour Safety Week was established by Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation dated 11 December 2015, No. 1346 (link in Russian).

Over 5000 people took part in the Russian Labour Safety Week 2022, including officials from Russian agencies, OHS leaders, international experts, heads of major Russian and international corporations, and representatives of labour unions and social organizations.

One of the key events of the business programme was the Russian Labour Safety Week 2022 plenary session.

The main programme included over 100 events across various formats, including panel sessions, roundtables, lectures, industry specialist meetings, etc. The trade exhibition showcased 100 companies and organizations.

The 7th Russian Labour Safety Week was rounded off by a Youth Day. The event provided an opportunity to the young speakers to offer their own solutions for improving occupational safety and health and take part in the discussions with representatives of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation.

The materials of past Forums can be found in the ‘Archive’ section: 2021, 2022.