Singapore will host the 21st World Congress for Safety and Health at Work on 3-6 September 2017 at the Expo and Convention Centre in the Marina Bay Sands.
Donald Trump’s new US Secretary of Labor does not have a great track record when it comes protective employment and safety rights, leaving unions and safety campaigners fearing his choices Continue Reading →
The world’s leading trade fair congress for safety, security and health at work – which takes place for the first time in New Delhi on 6-8 March – is extending Continue Reading →
French companies are now required to guarantee their employees a “right to disconnect” from technology, under new legislation which came into force at the start of the year.
Every workplace, vehicle and home in Oman should have a well-stocked first aid kit in the event of any emergency situations, according to the Public Authority for Civil Defense and Continue Reading →
Having received technology transfers and training about occupational safety and health from Germany in the 1980s and 1990s, Korea is now providing the same service to developing countries some 30 Continue Reading →
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) should intervene to improve safety in Chinese coal mines, following the deaths of 86 coal miners in a matter of weeks, according to the global Continue Reading →
Canada’s federal government has announced a ban on the import, export, manufacture and use of asbestos, representing a major victory for Canada’s trade union movement.
Qatar’s new labour law “reforms” will leave migrant workers under the total control of employers, perpetuating the system of modern slavery that underpins the huge infrastructure programme leading up to Continue Reading →
A new study of employer perceptions finds the relationship between employers and physicians in Australia can be marred by mistrust and lack of communication. Continue Reading →