In 2017 in the framework of program-oriented funding for applied scientific research in the field of labor protection national research Institute on labor protection of the Ministry of labor and social protection of population of the Republic of Kazakhstan (hereinafter –the Institute) implemented the scientific-technical program (hereafter the program) on the topic: "Creation of scientific-methodical bases of management of occupational risks in the Republic of Kazakhstan". During the implementation programme, work is underway on the formation in Kazakhstan scientific and methodological framework for the effective implementation of professional risk management system, by identifying all workplace hazards, their quantification and documentation, evaluation of security employees with personal protective equipment.
For 9 months of research work were identified scientifically-based terms recommended for inclusion in the regulatory framework of the labor legislation of the RK (5 concepts). Developed 3 projects of normative-legal documents related to the management of occupational risks that are recommended for implementation in enterprises, including: a calculation Method of degree of professional risk; methods of establishing the type and scope of safeguards to the workers occupied on heavy works, works with harmful and dangerous working conditions depending on the degree of professional risk; The methodology for determining the insurance rate or discount/charge to it depending on the degree of professional risk. Developed training program refresher training course "occupational risk Management". The research results are embedded in the petrochemical, mining, food and manufacturing sectors of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
However, the Institute implemented the second program on the theme: "Scientific organization of labor protection at hazardous production facilities of the manufacturing industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan", where works are carried out to identify features of the occurrence of accidents in production and on the scientific substantiation of modes of work and rest, recommended for employees working in shifts and night shifts in hazardous industries of the manufacturing industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The program will allow to create in Kazakhstan scientific and methodological basis for the organization of labor protection, to improve working conditions of employees working in shifts and night shifts in hazardous industries of the manufacturing industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Currently, research results are implemented at the enterprises of various industries of the Republic of Kazakhstan are approved at the international scientific-practical conferences, seminars and meetings; published in the open press.
Also, in 2017, the Institute is involved in the implementation of public tasks in the framework of the Program 001 "Forming state policy in the field of labor, employment and social protection of the population" on improving the procedure of granting reduced working hours or additional paid annual leave during employment in heavy works, works with harmful and (or) hazardous working conditions, and the mechanism regulating the employment of women in harmful working conditions in the Republic of Kazakhstan. Draft normative documents developed in the course of the research work were discussed at the enterprises and organizations with participation of heads and specialists, as well as the trade Union of workers of Aktobe, East Kazakhstan, Zhambyl, West Kazakhstan, North Kazakhstan, Kyzylorda, Pavlodar and South Kazakhstan regions.