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CETEM hosts the 2nd meeting of the European project Signed Safety

This initiative will ease workplace communication between employees without taking into consideration their hearing and language ability CETEM, the Technological Research Centre of Furniture in the Region of Murcia, hosted the second meeting for the transnational consortium of the European project SSaW (Signed Safety at Work), included in the framework of the Strategic Partnerships of...
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A signed vocabulary for Safety in the Workplace

Developing and adapting an accessible Health and Safety vocabulary from English to International Signs in a multilingual-multimodal environment Written by Maria T. De Monte   May 2019 saw the completion of the first version of the Health and Safety vocabulary in International Signs (IS). The vocabulary has been built as a collaboration between Istituto Statale...
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Signed Safety At Work

SSaW Project Takes A Step Towards Safety

New Erasmus+ project supports health and safety in the workplace by facilitating communication   Since November 2018, the Signed Safety at Work consortium has been working to enhance health and safety communication in noisy workplaces. SSaW is creating a sign vocabulary (based on International Sign) of around 200 essential Health and Safety phrases. Workers will...
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