Occupational Safety and Health Glossary

The glossary is aimed at translators, interpreters and safety and health practitioners who need to read or write professional literature in more than one language.


Occupational safety and health (OSH) is an interdisciplinary field, which uses specialist terms and expressions from subject areas as diverse as engineering, medicine, law, the physical sciences and psychology. This glossary includes terms from all these fields and more in about 2,600 main headings in English, French, German, Russian and Spanish. Other language versions are created by different OSH institutions all over the world.