Occupational safety and health country profile: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina consists of two entities, the Republic of Srpska and the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and of Brčko District. The authority over occupational safety and health resides at the level of each of these three units and each of them has its own OSH regulations. There are no regulations or bodies at the country level that deal with OSH.

 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. 2007

    National profiles

    Reports on the situation of occupational safety and health

    1. Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
    2. Republika Srpska

Laws and regulations

  1. NATLEX - National labour legislation database

    National legislation

    Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republika Srpska, Brčko District

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

  2. Main law in Republika Srpska

    in Serbian



    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.