Occupational Safety and Health

  • A practical guide for labour inspectors

    Investigation of occupational accidents and diseases

    The guide provides inspectors with information on the importance of, and a suggested methodology for, conducting effective investigations and compiling reports.

  • Workplace preparedness and response

    ILO's role and response to the 2014 Ebola outbreak

    The unprecedented 2014 Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak poses serious health risks for workers in various occupations and has had a significant occupational mortality, especially among 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.