Welcome to OSHWORLD
OSHWORLD is a website from Sheila Pantry Associates Ltd which contains news, articles, events and links for the Health, Safety, Environment and Fire community worldwide. It was established in 1996 and was previously known as Health and Safety World.
Edition 177 – September 2016
- Nearly half of workplaces have never had a visit from a health and safety inspector, say health and safety reps
- Driverless vehicles – where are we going?
- Building design must respond to risks posed by balcony fires, says new report
- Landmark study points to way ahead on container port health and safety
- TUC warns bad firms they have ‘no place to hide’
- Unions call for action to stop sexual harassment at work
- ‘Lives could be lost’ at major roadworks, union warns
- Refinery giant fined £400,000 after serious injury
- Firefighters’ guide to occupational cancer prevention
- Regulatory activity: Chemicals used in tattoo inks review request
- Event: International Scientific and Practical Conference “Fire Safety Issues”
- Event: Middle East HSE Technical Forum – Effective management of health, safety, environment and sustainability
- Bangladesh Government and Global Brands Share Responsibility for Factory Deaths
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Country & Subject Links
A list of world wide web occupational health, safety, environment, chemical, fire and related sites listed by both Country and Subject.
Everyday reference source for Occupational Safety, Health, Fire, Chemical and Environment information seekers.
List of Occupational Safety, Health and Environment Information Products.
Searching the Internet
A Guide to a variety of other resources you can use to find information on the Internet and tips on how to search most effectively.
Presentations given by Sheila Pantry.
"OSHWORLD brings together a collection of up-to-date occupational safety and health resources, including high value web sites such as the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work and International Labour Office (ILO), which help all those seeking quality information".
Dr Jukka Takala, Executive Director, Workplace Safety and Health Institute, Singapore was formerly Director of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work and formerly the ILO Director of SafeWork, InFocus Programme on Safety and Health at Work and the Environment, Geneva.