Date: 23 February 2009
EBC PROJECT UNDER CONSTRUCTION II
IMPROVING HEALTH AND SAFETY IN CONSTRUCTION SMEs
INTES was established in 1964 and today made up of
130 members of medium and large size companies.
INTES represents its members on national platform
through membership to Confederation of Turkish
Employer Association (TISK).
INTES aims to represent its members, defend and
extend their economic rights, follow the sector
related developments and contribute to the
implementation of policies and regulations related
to the sector.
All vocational trainings are
stressing the slogan
‘Labour Safety Comes First’
TES established to meet the needs of
the skilled workforce of construction
sector in 2004.
Fully equipped, providing teoritical and
practical training, large groups
Emphasising industry- specific
trainings on labour health and safety
ACTIVITIES ON HEALTH AND SAFETY
INTES has been carried out various activities to
increases the awernes of the H&S. Since 2004,
INTES has been involved seven EU projects and two
of them have vital importance regarding the social
dialogue and the contribution of the ‘Occupational
Health and Safety’.
• Active Manpower Market Program -Training and
Zero Accident Policy in Construction Industry, 2005.
• Strengthening Social Dialog for Innovation and
Change in Turkey - Safe Construction Project, 2007.
-The year of 2006 has been dedicated
Occupational Health and Safety in
Constructions Year’ by Ministry of Labour and
Social Security. INTES took an active role
Campaign during this campaign by preparing and
distributing, brochures, posters, fact sheets,
power point presentations, etc.
Turkish version of ILO Publication
H&S in Work Place’
Publications on H&S
‘Safe Construction’ in cooperation with the
Labour Inspection Committee
Information on LHS regulations, all project
INTES documents, international news.
Development and assesment
of vocational according to
Transfer of the knowhow Strengthen the sectoral
exhcange of good Social dialogue in the
Practice of construction sector
To the dissemination
Being part of the
of all related campaign
tools (OSHA and European
Week for Safety)
Thank you for your attention