On 13-14 October 2016, representatives of labour administrations from 8 European countries gathered at the Training Centre of the National Labour Inspectorate in Wrocław to participate in a two-day seminar Prevention as an operational method used by authorities tasked with inspecting and supervising working conditions.
On 27-28 November 2016 in Estoril, Portugal hosted the 20th Meeting of the International Network of Training Institutions in the Field of Labour (fr. Réseau international d’Institutions de Formation dans le domaine du Travail - RIIFT). It is a network of training institutions engaged in educational and teaching activities for labour inspection services in Europe and Africa since 2002.
On 9-10 November 2016, Slovakia hosted the 71st meeting of the Senior Labour Inspectors’ Committee (SLIC), which was attended by representatives of the National Labour Inspectorate: Mr Zbigniew Ryfka, Deputy Chief Labour Inspector, Mr Michał Wyszkowski, senior labour inspector – chief specialist at the District Labour Inspectorate in Poznań, and Mr Robert Jaworski, chief specialist at the International Relations Unit in the Chief Labour Inspector’s Cabinet
Periodic meetings of institutional partners from Poland and Germany devoted to labour protection have been organised since 2011. The latest, fifth seminar took place in Wrocław on 19 and 20 October 2016.
A group of nine trainees of the French National Institute of Labour, Employment and Professional Training (INTEFP) stayed at the National Labour Inspectorate's Professor Jan Rosner Memorial Training Centre in Wroclaw, from 4 to 6 October 2016.
On 23 September 2016, the Chief Labour Inspectorate hosted a meeting with representatives of the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of the People’s Republic of China. Chinese delegation was headed by Mr. Qiu Xiaoping, Vice Minister of Human Resources and Social Security.
Prevention and control of exposure to dangerous substances was the topic of the conference organised in the framework of the 70th meeting of the Senior Labour Inspectors’ Committee (SLIC) held in Amsterdam on 17-18 May 2016.
On 18 June 2016 new legal provisions concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services came into force.