Safety issues of individual protection will be discussed at Mogotex JSC
The XIV International Conference on the implementation of the technical regulations of the Customs Union "On Safety of Personal Protective Equipment", which deals with themanufacturing of protective fabrics and special clothing, will be held at Mogotex JSC on May 20, 2015. Representatives of various branches of Belarusian and Russian industries will take part in the event.
In 2011 the Commission of the Customs Union adopted a technical regulation which sets the basic requirements for personal protective equipment (PPE). In accordance with it, PPE manufacturers follow mandatory quality standards for the output, which protects health, and even lives of workers in various fields.
The issues of adaptation of current personal
protective equipment in the Belarusian and Russian industries, trends and innovations
in the production of PPE will be discussed during the conference, which will be
held with the support of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the
The organizers of the conference are Mogotex JSC and
Association "SIZ" (
"Today, 25% of “Mogotex” output is personal protective equipment. Therefore, we pay special attention to new textile technologies, which provides improved security of workers. It is important to be flexible, dynamic and open to new experience in this direction of production. Therefore, this conference will be a platform where experts from different fields discuss new developments and trends in the industry, raise topical issues and share best practices,” commented Victor Matievich, General Director of Mogotex JSC.
This event is a part of the program of the XII Belarusian-Russian Conference "Raise the culture of labour protection together". The concern "Bellesbumprom", JSC “Suksun Optical & Mechanical plant” (Russia), UVEX Company, SLLC “Stetskevitch-spetsodezhda” (Belarus), ZAO “Skincare” (Russia), LLC "AMI Group" (Russia) and others will take part in the conference.
A lot of events will be organized during the conference in the Mogotex cultural centre: an exhibition of personal protective equipment, an exhibition "Labour protection through children's eyes", awarding participants of the local contests of artworks "My future is the safety of work of my parents!", compositions "What would I do for the safety of workers, if I was the head of the enterprise" and handicrafts on the topic of labor protection.
At the same time the Administration of Mogilev will hand out the awards of the local review competition for the best organization of labor protection and occupational injury prevention for 2014.