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 185 – May 2017
- HSE is recruiting
- All tobacco packs on sale in the UK will be in standardised “plain” packs from 20 May 2017
- Large national survey finds 2.9 million people now vape in Britain: For the first time over half no longer smoke
- SFPE Europe Conference Call for Proposals
- Event: Reducing Smoking and Nicotine Dependency – Developing a Partnership Approach to Improve Public Health
- Event: The Fire Safety Conference 2017
- Asbestos review shows ‘shocking’ official complacency
- HSE expert advice lacks crucial intelligence
- Union calls for security guards to protect store staff
- Pilot mental health stigma could push problems underground
- Event: TUC conference on insecure work
- The future of work... and risk
- Australian: Nine out of 10 hospitality workers sexually harassed
- Global: UN treaty ‘discredited’ as asbestos lobby prevails
- Global: ‘Grave concerns’ as journal imposes new editor
- Iran: Mine disaster prompts call for safety improvements
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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.