Speaker profile

Andrea Mayer-Figge

Andrea Mayer-Figge

Head of Department Laboratory Services and Procedures, Institute for Work Design of North Rhine-Westphalia (

Recently Andrea took over the new task in the field of work-related disease, radiation protection law and product safety,

Until now she was responsible for enforcement of occupational health and market surveillance of products.  She has over 15 years of experience in the field of national and European legislation. On national and European Level, she was involved in planning and evaluating of the REACH Enforcement Project 1. She contributed in several working groups of Forum at European Chemicals Agency

On European level, she was involved in several Twinning projects in Eastern Europe as well as Israel and Jordan as an expert for chemical safety.