Robotics sector asks industry to sign European Association of Engineers’ GOOD WORK CHARTER
BRUSSELS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The European Engineering Industries Association (EUnited) invites companies and organizations to support the GOOD WORK CHARTER, developed by the European Robotics Industry. The Charter sets out 10 principles to shape the future of work. It serves as a guideline for actively pursuing a human-centric approach to automation in a world where humans interact ever more closely with robots. By joining the support campaign, companies publicly demonstrate their commitment to following the principles of the Charter in the workplace.
“The Good Work Charter is a groundbreaking initiative for sustainability and corporate social responsibility for the future of work in Europe,” said EUnited Robotics President Wilfried Eberhardt.
Support campaign for GOOD WORK
Companies that use robotics in their production as well as manufacturers of robotics and automation technology can become supporters by signing a declaration of approval. Signatories are invited to provide concrete examples of implementation to demonstrate how they respect the principles of the Charter.
The Charter wants robots to relieve workers of, for example, boring, dangerous and dirty work that is not suited to human nature – employees should work like humans and not like machines. Robots should help humans and create opportunities for their professional development. Absolutely,
10 focus areas define how to achieve human-centric workplaces with a high degree of automation.
How companies implement GOOD WORK standards
Please find EXAMPLES of how companies are already putting the GOOD WORK CHARTER principles into practice in the FULL TEXT PRESS RELEASE here:
Become a signatory – GOOD WORK CHARTER
How to become a signatory: https://www.eu-nited.net/cms/upload/sectors/robotics/GoodWorkCharter/GWC_Info.pdf.
Please contact Fariba Khatami, EUnited Robotics, by email: [email protected] or by phone: +32 2 706 82 22
The European GOOD WORK Charter can be downloaded from: www.eu-nited.net/goodworkcharter
About EUnited Robotics
EUnited Robotics is a sector of EUnited AISBL based in Brussels, created to serve the robotics industry in Europe. Our aim is to develop, advocate and communicate topics of industrial importance to support our members, increase Europe’s competitive advantage and strengthen its global economic position. www.eu-nited.net/robotics