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Stories from the field


Exciting stories, exclusively researched

Are you interested in new developments, fascinating technology and practical examples? Our Dräger Stories combine exciting topics from Dräger with interesting facts from the worlds of medical and safety technology – up-to-date, entertaining and informative.


Embrace diversity. Challenge stereotypes. Support one another: Women at Dräger

At Dräger, many women work in technical environments with a high number of male colleagues. For some, this plays a role in their personal experience, while for others, not at all. What they all have in common is a high level of knowledge and expertise in their fields. Get to know a few of them on a deeper level and learn about their unique professional experiences at Dräger and beyond.

Neues Corporate Design

Our new corporate design: Inspired by Life, Made for Life.

Dräger is Technology for Life. In the future, we want to demonstrate this even more clearly to the whole world. With our new "Breathe" design concept, we have breathed life into our corporate design after almost 40 years. Not only is our new design livelier, but also digitally focused - ready to help shape the future.


Involvement in Africa: Dräger trains medical technology specialists

In several African countries, Dräger has launched a project to improve the training of medical technology personnel – and also provides the material for this, from ventilators to anaesthesia accessories.

Almost all that glitters is gold – recycling at Dräger

Almost all that glitters is gold

Medical and safety equipment requires high-performance materials and metals. The Dräger waste management team takes raw materials from decommissioned products and feeds them back into the circular economy.

Environmentally conscious anaesthesia Anaesthetist in the operating room

A better operating climate

The World Medical Association has declared a climate emergency and called for carbon neutrality by 2030. One of the many details that must be addressed is an eco-conscious approach to anaesthesia. The problem lies in the use of anaesthetic gases.

A question of safety

A question of safety

According to calculations, up to 20 percent of all freight containers are contaminated with pollutants. Opening them can be dangerous. That is why Deichman, Germany’s largest shoe retailer, clears all containers before opening them.

Made with Hanseatic passion – Dräger plant building

Made with Hanseatic passion

Exceptional circumstances reveal just how much a good organisational structure is worth. How else could production of ventilators quadruple within a matter of a few months? Insights into a carefully balanced combination of man, machine and material.

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Dräger. Technology for Life®

Dräger is an international leader in the fields of medical and safety technology. Our products protect, support and save lives. Founded in 1889, Dräger generated net sales of around EUR 3.4 billion in 2020. The Lübeck-based company is currently present in more than 190 countries and has more than 15,000 employees worldwide.

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Dräger manufactures medical and safety technology products. We protect, support, and save people's lives around the world in hospitals, with fire departments, emergency services, authorities, and in mining as well as industry.


Company Principles

In our Principles of Business and Conduct (code of conduct), we describe our values and responsibilities.



Every life is unique. Protecting, supporting and saving lives is at the heart of our Dräger history. Johann Heinrich Dräger wrote the first chapter of thishistory in 1889.

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