Occupational safety and health country profile: Uganda

International labour standards


    Ratification of ILO conventions

    Database on international labour standards

    Provides access to the latest information on ILO international labour standards on OSH (such as ratification information, reporting requirements, comments of the ILO's supervisory bodies, etc.).

Policies and programmes

  1. 2004

    National profile

    It outlines and covers most of the details listed in the ILO Promotional Framework for Occupational Safety and Health Recommendation, 2006 (No. 197).

Laws and regulations

  1. Main regulation/law/instrument


    National regulatory framework

    Global database on OSH legislation

    Provides a picture of the regulatory framework of the main elements of OSH legislation. Contains comprehensive legal information and analysis.


    National legislation

    National labour legislation database

    ncludes abstracts of OSH legislation and citation information. Full text of laws or a relevant source is linked to the records, when available.

Authorities and bodies

  1. Competent authorities



    Occupational injuries

    Database of labour statistics

    Covers official core labour statistics from 1969 to 2008. It includes main OSH statistics, by economic activity. This database is not being updated and will be replaced with ILOSTAT.

Information and advisory services

  1. ILO-CIS centres