Partner at our law firm and the Head of the Labour and Administrative Law Department, attorney at law Ljuba Zupančič Čokert gave a lecture at the 4th Conference on health and safety at work called “ZDRAVO, DELAM VARNO” that was held on June 15th, 2018 in Ljubljana, on what obligations do the employers have when accidents at work happen. Within her lecture Ljuba presented the legislative framework from the field of health and safety at work, the employers’ obligations in case of accidents, the liability of the employer and contributory role of the employee. She also pointed out the current issue with establishing the proportion of employee’s contribution and legally recognized types of damages, its values and examples of best practice. After the lecture the attorney at law addressed the questions and dilemmas of the participants that were comprised of the representatives of both the public and private sector.