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 182 – February 2017
- Insecure work up by a quarter since 2011, finds UK TUC
- Explosion on train on 8 February 2017 in London
- Event: Implementing and evaluating organizational interventions – Recent developments
- Event: Process and Fire Incidents Training Course
- Campaign launches to highlight benefits of quitting smoking before surgery
- US CSB Investigators Deploying to Explosion at Packaging Corporation of America plant in DeRidder, Louisiana, USA
- Event: Response of Buildings to Explosions Caused by Industrial Accidents
- Canada: Unions welcome backing for asbestos law
- Europe: Lobbyists fight against workplace cancer protection
- USA: Chemical industry emboldened by Trump’s UN pick
- USA: Trump era dangers for Latino workers
- London Fire Brigade introduces brand new fire engines on London’s streets
- Event: HSL’s Taming Tigers – Safety Excellence in Engineering Master Class
- Brazil: Inter-American court decision a victory in fight against slavery
- Event: Passive Fire Protection Training – Two day course
- Apprentices Toolkit
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The latest editorial is:
Don’t get stressed out in your workplace in 2017
See also the archive of previous editorials.
See the latest article:
Batteries that put out their own fires
There is also an archive of previous Focus articles.
Diary of Events
The Diary of Events lists a wide range of Health, Safety, Fire, Chemical, Environment events, conferences, seminars, training courses and other related activities worldwide.
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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.