The Cyprus Association of Civil Engineers, after the successful organization of four International Conferences on Construction Safety and Health since 2009, organizes the Fifth International Construction Safety and Health Conference and Exhibition of Equipment and Services on “Vision Zero: From Problems to Practical Solutions” which will take place on the 26th (afternoon) and 27th of May, 2017 at Filoxenia Conference Centre, Nicosia, Cyprus.


The Conference will be held in co-organisation with the German Institute for Social Security and Accident Prevention in Construction Sector (BG BAU) and the support of the International Social Security Association, Construction Sector (ISSA C) and the Cyprus Scientific and Technical Chamber. The Minister of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance of Cyprus has set the Conference under her auspices and she will address it. Moreover, the Department of Labour Inspection of the MLSI supports it.


Distinguished experts, scientists and professionals in safety and health issues from various countries of the world will participate.


The Conference is a unique opportunity for professionals in the construction sector and associated services as well as for the occupational safely and health experts and consultants to be informed on effective methods, practices, modern equipment and technology developments for safe execution of projects.


Manufacturers as well as Retailers of Work Equipment and Personal Protective Equipment will exhibit innovative products and practical solutions.

Consultants as well as other companies and organisations will exhibit their services related to construction safety.

Conference Aims

  • Highlighting the importance of sharing the Vision Zero and Leadership commitment to reduce occupational accidents and health problems.

  • Presentation and explanation of the seven Golden Rules to achieve Zero Vision

  • Presentation of Practical Solutions to solve the problems and achieve Zero Vision

  • Presentation of innovative methods and equipments.

  • Highlighting the economic benefit deriving from the proper management of health and safety issues.

  • Highlighting the importance of Investing in People

  • International exchange of experience, knowledge and concerns.

Conference is addressed to

Civil Engineers – Architects - Construction Safety and Health Coordinators - Mechanical Engineers - Electrical Engineers - Safety and Health Officers - Prevention Consultants involved in the design and execution stage of construction projects - Contractors - Professionals who are interested to learn about health and safety issues in construction projects and the latest developments on these issues - Interested Citizens.


Greek and English with simultaneous interpretation.

5th International Conference and Exhibition
Construction Safety and Health 2017

Vision Zero: From Problems to Practical Solutions