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 187 – July 2017
- New UK Health and Safety figures reveal work’s deadly toll
- Errol Taylor appointed as new chief executive of RoSPA
- New work deaths figures are ‘the tip of the iceberg’
- Unite calls for ‘radical’ improvements after Grenfell fire in London
- Building control staff are overworked and stressed
- Pilots press for action after latest drone near miss
- Seven dog attacks on postal workers every day
- Union action on asbestos in schools ‘scandal’
- Global: Unions urge world leaders to follow the Accord
- Bangladesh: Deadly factory blast shows need to expand Accord
- Indonesia: Precarious jobs and poisons in palm oil industry
- NASC present at London Work at Height Seminar 2017
- HSE Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation & restriction of Chemicals (REACH) eBulletin
- European Centre for Ecotoxicology and Toxicology of Chemicals (ECETOC)
- Canada publishes CSA Z1005 Management System Standard on Incident Investigation
- Event: How prepared are you for the future of health and safety?
- Grenfell fallout: The 10 questions that need answers
- Sprinkler retrofits can be done inexpensively without moving residents out: BAFSA
- Event: Human factors application in major hazard industries
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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.