Yang Huanning: recognize the situation, raise awareness, and strive to do a good job in the protection of workers’ occupational health rights and interests

On November 10, the National Symposium on occupational health supervision was held in Wuhan, Hubei Province. Yang Huanning, secretary and director of the State Administration of safety supervision, stressed at the meeting that we should thoroughly study and implement the important instructions and instructions of general secretary Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang on the safety in production and the spirit of the national health and health conference, conscientiously implement the Central Committee’s work plan for promoting the reform and development of the field of safety production, and deepen the reform and innovation of occupation health work. We should improve the responsibility system and the standard system of laws and regulations, strengthen supervision and law enforcement, constantly promote special governance and infrastructure construction, strive to improve the level of occupational health supervision, and effectively protect the occupational health rights and interests of workers

Yang Huanning pointed out that occupational health is related to the vital interests of the people and the happiness and well-being of thousands of families, and is an important part of social civilization and progress and building a moderately prosperous society in an all-round way. To do a good job of occupational health is an inevitable requirement of the nature and fundamental purpose of our party, an important measure to achieve the goal of building a moderately prosperous society in an all-round way, and an urgent need to solve the current and future prominent problems in production safety. Since the adjustment of occupational health supervision responsibilities, the safety supervision departments at all levels have made positive progress in overcoming difficulties and making innovations to promote occupational health work. The occupational health supervision system has been initially established, the laws, regulations and standard system has been gradually improved, the supervision and law enforcement has been continuously strengthened, the special governance has achieved initial results, and the publicity, education and training has continued to deepen, The work of occupational health is developing continuously. At the same time, we should clearly see that there are obvious deficiencies in the ideological understanding, system and mechanism, supervision and law enforcement of occupational health work, and face many contradictions and problems. We should find a new “starting line”, aim at prominent problems, strengthen the pertinence and effectiveness of various work measures, and constantly improve the ability and level of occupational health work

Yang Huanning stressed that in order to do a good job in occupational health work, we should first solve the problem of understanding, deeply understand the importance and urgency of occupational health work, comply with the overall situation of economic and social development and the reform and development plan of work safety, clarify the overall thinking and basic principles of occupational health work, adhere to the principle of seeking truth and being pragmatic, highlight the key points, and treat both the symptoms and the root causes, Adhere to the reform and innovation, adhere to the concept of serving the people wholeheartedly and the concept of people-centered development, and grasp the work of occupational health supervision with high political consciousness and strong responsibility consciousness

Yang Huanning required that we should adhere to the principle of “occupational health must be taken care of in the management of safety production”, establish and improve the occupational health responsibility system, strengthen the main responsibility of enterprises, clarify and implement the occupational health supervision responsibility, strengthen the territorial management responsibility, and prevent the occurrence of supervision blind area. 1t is necessary to vigorously promote the construction of the rule of law for occupational health, accelerate the improvement of the system of regulations and standards, actively promote the integrated supervision and law enforcement of work safety and occupational health, strengthen daily supervision and special treatment, and severely punish all kinds of illegal acts according to law, focusing on dust and toxic hazards, mines, chemical industry, metallurgy, building materials and other industries. 1t is necessary to deepen the reform and innovation of occupational health supervision, strengthen source control, implement classified supervision, and accelerate the establishment of social service system. We should continue to consolidate the foundation of occupational health work, carry out in-depth survey of occupational hazards, comprehensively grasp the dynamic information of occupational health, strengthen the construction of supervision team, speed up the construction of science and technology and information technology, and establish a support mechanism for small, medium and micro enterprises. We should do a good job in occupational health publicity, education and training, promote occupational health knowledge into enterprises, schools, communities, rural areas and families, and enhance the awareness and ability of the whole society, especially migrant workers, to prevent and treat occupational diseases< Li Zhaoqian, deputy director of the State Administration of work safety, presided over the meeting. Xu Kezhen, vice governor of Hubei Province, attended the meeting and delivered a speech. At the meeting, safety supervision bureaus of Hubei, Beijing, Chongqing, Shandong and Gansu provinces (cities) and Henan coal supervision bureaus made typical speeches respectively. Responsible comrades of provincial safety supervision bureaus, coal mine safety supervision bureaus, relevant departments and bureaus of State Administration of work safety and State Coal Mine Safety Supervision Bureau, some directly affiliated institutions and social organizations attended the meeting

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