The fund for regional safety representatives in the construction industry provides grants for industry-related studies, analyzes and projects within the working area.

The grant scheme is administered by the Fund Board.
Applications for action based on collaboration with industry stakeholders, social partners, the regional safety representatives or the Labour Inspection Authority will be given priority. It is a requirement that the regional safety representatives should benefit from the measure.

Strategic Areas 2014-15

* Prevention of accidents at work, with emphasis on young workers and
risk of accidents at workplaces in relation to cultural differences and languages
* Prevention of strain injuries (including ergonomics and vibration damage)
* Chemical health risks
* Social dumping (including sanitary and housing conditions)
* Life phase policy
* Building employer regulations (experiences and effects)
* Guidance material

Application form (Norwegian only).

Read more about ongoing and closed projects here (Norwegian text only).