It provides an arena for exchanging ideas and opinions about methods and principles concerning efficient supervision of safety and the working environment. Members swop facts on their supervision activities and inform each another about relevant technical issues, regulatory developments, and so forth.
Within the scope and limitations created by the national frameworks for member activities, this collaboration will help to promote a common understanding of such issues as:
The following participate in the IRF in addition to Norway:
Danish Working Environment Authority
State Supervision of Mines (SSM)