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 228 – December 2020
- UK HSE’s Chief Scientific Adviser welcomes introduction of new Covid-19 research programme
- UK HSE is checking businesses in the transport sector are COVID-secure
- ITUC 2020 General Council Meeting
- Event: Work Disability Prevention – Bridging research and practice
- New UK national £2 billion Kickstart scheme
- Environmental Chemicals, Breast Cancer Progression and Drug Resistance
- UK HSE publishes advice on avoiding the need for RPE when using power tools during the pandemic
- New fresh air system protects London bus drivers against Covid-19
- The UK NAO publishes report on supply of personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic
- International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
- Urgent action needed to protect firefighters from cancer, scientists find
- Invest in fire and rescue service or forget a green recovery, say climate groups and firefighters
- Management Transformed: Managing in a Marathon Crisis
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The latest editorial is:
European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU OSHA) Healthy Workplaces Campaigns are vital to our efforts to raise awareness of occupational safety and health throughout Europe and beyond
See also the archive of previous editorials.
See the latest article:
COVID-19 transmission – up in the air
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.
Keep up-to-date by subscribing to our news feed.
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.