Occupational safety and health country profile: Pakistan
ILO and the Netherlands sign agreement to strengthen labour inspection systems in Pakistan
Press release | 02 July 2015
International labour standards
Ratification of ILO conventions
Database on international labour standards
Provides access to the latest information on ILO international labour standards on OSH (such as ratification information, reporting requirements, comments of the ILO's supervisory bodies, etc.).
Policies and programmes
Discusses systems and legislation, coverage and human resources, indicators and outcomes, chemicals and includes a survey of 50 medium sized manufacturing (paints, shoes, surgical instruments, furniture) companies from the Punjab province. Some recommendations are made for reducing the mounting toll of accidents and occupational diseases.
Laws and regulations
National labour legislation database
Includes abstracts of OSH legislation and citation information. Full text of laws or a relevant source is linked to the records, when available.
Authorities and bodies
Database of labour statistics
Contains annual data collected mainly through the ILO yearly questionnaire. It covers a wide range of topics including occupational injuries.