Brochures and posters

  1. Emerging risks and new patterns of prevention in a changing world of work

    28 April 2010

    The booklet calls for the design and development of innovative national and regional strategies and programmes, emphasizing the roles of governments, employers’ and workers’ organizations, safety and health practitioners and other stakeholders. It also recognizes ILO’s responsibility in spreading a preventive culture, through its standards and technical know-how, looking forward to a joint effort in reducing work-related fatalities, accidents and diseases.

  2. Employment injury benefits: Occupational accident and disease insurance systems

    01 January 2010

  3. Fact Sheet - The ILO (2000) International Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconioses

    25 June 2009

    A new edition of the ILO International Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconioses (Rev. 2000) is now available from the ILO.

  4. Health and life at work: A basic human right

    28 April 2009

    “Everyone has the right to life, to work... to just and favourable conditions of work... Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family...” (From the Universal Declaration on Human Rights, UN, 1948).

  5. World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2009 - Facts on safety and health at work issues

    27 April 2009

    The protection of workers’ lives and health has been a key objective of the ILO from its very beginning 90 years ago, as an element of its founding charter.

  6. Providing safe and healthy workplaces for both women and men

    23 April 2009

    Brochure for the April theme of the 2008-2009 Gender Equality at the Heart of Decent Work Campaign

  7. Seoul Declaration on Safety and Health at Work

    29 June 2008

    The Declaration recognizes that safety and health at work is a fundamental human right as stipulated in Art 23 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The Seoul Declaration also calls for building and maintaining a preventive safety and health culture which requires the contribution of all members of society.

  8. Beyond death and injuries: The ILO's role in promoting safe and healthy jobs

    25 June 2008

    The ILO report provides the most recently revised estimates of the global impact of occupational accidents and diseases, as well as an examination of what can and is already done to improve safety at work.

  9. My life, my work, my safe work - Managing risk in the work environment

    28 April 2008

    Despite the positive efforts to reduce accidents and ill health, injuries and diseases are still all too common in the world of work today. This publication describes some basic steps for managing risks in the workplace.

  10. About the ILO OSH-MS Guidelines

    01 January 2001