Occupational Safety and Health

  • Workplace Preparedness and Response

    Ebola Virus Disease

    The present outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease in the West-African Region is a public health emergency, but also an imminent threat to safety and health at work, especially for health care workers.

  • G20 Labour and Employment Ministers meeting

    Creating safe and healthy workplaces for all

    Every year, almost 1.3 million people die from a work-related disease in the G20 countries and about 221,000 suffer a fatal occupational accident.

  • Resource list

    Safety and health in the mining sector

    Mineworkers face a constantly changing combination of workplace circumstances. In most countries, mining remains one of the most hazardous occupations.


    Global database on occupational safety and health legislation

    This high profile knowledge product identifies the main laws governing OSH in the ILO Member States. Its classification structure is based on a comprehensive set of 11 themes, which follow key ILO standards.

  • Rana Plaza: Never again

    Towards a safer garment industry in Bangladesh

    One year after the global garment industry's worst-ever industrial accident, the ILO together with the government, employers, trade unions and the international community are working together to make sure it never happens again.

  • Global manual and action guide for WIND

    Work Improvement in Neighbourhood Development: Practical approaches for improving safety, health and working conditions in agriculture


  1. Distance learning course on occupational safety and health

    13 April - 24 September 2015, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

  2. SOLVE training of trainers: Integrating health promotion in occupational safety and health policies

    18 - 29 May 2015, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

  3. Master in Occupational Safety and Health

    7 September 2015 - 30 September 2016, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy