Occupational safety and health country profile: Jordan

 International labour standards


    Ratification of ILO conventions

    Database on international labour standards

    Provides access to the latest information on ILO international labour standards on OSH (such as ratification information, reporting requirements, comments of the ILO's supervisory bodies, etc.).

  2. See also

Policies and programmes

  1. 2006

    National profile

    A trial for diagnosing OSH issues through pinpointing the weak points and locating and evaluating resources, as a beginning for remedy and as a positive step in the right direction. It identifies the absence of a clear national policy for the proper direction of OSH activities and making better use of available resources. It states that OSH objectives and ambitions can be achieved by formulating a national strategy.

Laws and regulations


    National regulatory framework

    Global database on OSH legislation

    Provides a picture of the regulatory framework of the main elements of OSH legislation. Contains comprehensive legal information and analysis.


    National legislation

    National labour legislation database

    Includes abstracts of OSH legislation and citation information. Full text of laws or a relevant source is linked to the records, when available.

Authorities and bodies

  1. Responsible authorities



    Occupational injuries

    Database of labour statistics

    Contains annual data collected mainly through the ILO yearly questionnaire. It covers a wide range of topics including occupational injuries.

Information and advisory services

  1. ILO-CIS centre

    1. Occupational Safety and Health Institute (OSHI)