Occupational safety and health country profile: Brazil

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. 2012

    National programme

    in Portuguese

  2. 2011

    National policy

    in Portuguese

  3. 2006

    Profile of the Southern Cone

    in Spanish

    Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay

Laws and regulations


    National legislation

    National labour legislation database

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



    Occupational injuries

    Database of labour statistics

    Contains annual data collected mainly through the ILO yearly questionnaire. It covers a wide range of topics including occupational injuries.

Authorities and bodies

  1. Responsible authorities

Information and advisory services

  1. ILO-CIS centre