Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and even smaller (Micro), account for almost 99% of the businesses in the European Union area and at the same time they altogether are the largest employer. The difficulties and limitations they face and their important role to play in the economy have been officially recognized by the European Commission.
In these businesses the management of the necessary Occupational Health & Safety needs to overcome a number of obstacles eg. the lack of organization, information and access to data, the human resources, the financial and technical means, etc.
GEP is fully aware of the needs and the problems of the sector and provides its services and support in an appropriate and effective way to fully safeguard employees and employers.