Safety and health at work

World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2022

  1. Act together to build a positive safety and health culture

    The annual World Day for Safety and Health at Work on 28 April promotes the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases globally. This year, the World Day focuses on enhancing social dialogue towards a culture of safety and health.

  2. Thursday 28 April, 13:30-14:45 (CEST / Geneva time)

    High-level virtual discussion on acting together to build a positive safety and health culture

    A virtual high level round table will bring together government leaders, employer and worker representatives and experts to share their experiences and practices from around the world.

Video statements

  1. Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General

  2. Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the WHO

  3. Marty Walsh, United States Secretary of Labor

  4. Filomena Tassi, Minister of Labour for Canada