Publications & technical tools

2019

  1. Publication

    WHO/ILO work-related burden of disease and injury: Protocol for systematic reviews of occupational exposure to dusts and/or fibres and of the effect of occupational exposure to dusts and/or fibres on pneumoconiosis

    05 March 2019

  2. Publication

    WHO/ILO work-related burden of disease and injury: Protocol for systematic reviews of exposure to occupational ergonomic risk factors and of the effect of exposure to occupational ergonomic risk factors on osteoarthritis of hip or knee and selected other musculoskeletal diseases

    05 March 2019

  3. Publication

    National strategies to ensure OSH for young workers

    18 February 2019

  4. Publication

    Occupational Safety and Health in the Construction Sector in Serbia

    13 February 2019

2018

  1. Publication

    What strategies to address communication barriers for refugees and migrants in health care settings have been implemented and evaluated across the WHO European Region?

    04 December 2018

  2. Publication

    Occupational Safety and Health in Global Value Chains Starterkit - Guide for Implementers

    24 July 2018

  3. Publication

    Occupational Safety and Health in Global Value Chains Starterkit

    24 July 2018

    Assessment of drivers and constraints for OSH improvement in global value chains and intervention design

  4. Publication

    Occupational Safety and Health within Sustainable Sourcing Policies of Multinational Enterprises

    24 July 2018

    Summary of research findings focusing on agriculture and textile

  5. Publication

    Occupational safety and health in public health emergencies: A manual for protecting health workers and responders

    26 June 2018

    This manual provides an overview of the main OSH risks faced by emergency responders during disease outbreaks and other emergencies, such as natural disasters, chemical incidents, radiological emergencies and emergencies involving conflicts.

  6. Publication

    Improving the Safety and Health of Young Workers

    28 April 2018

  7. Violence and Harassment at Work

    The Threat of Physical and Psychosocial Violence and Harassment in Digitalized Work

    06 February 2018

    The workplace is changing rapidly, due to the recent increase of new technologies. Digitalization is impacting management and organisation of workplaces across the world, transforming how, how much, where, and under what conditions, people work.

  8. Publication

    International Newsletter on Occupational Safety and Health

    18 January 2018

    This Special Issue is based on the ILO global survey on OSH knowledge agencies, institutions and organizations (AIO) which was undertaken in 2016 to constitute, for the first time, a comprehensive global knowledge base of their scope of work and international networking practices.

2017

  1. Disability and Work

    Trade Union Action on Decent Work for Persons with Disabilities

    03 December 2017

    Trade unions are working all over the world on disability issues. This research captures and summarises trade union action on disability from over 50 countries, including developed, emerging and developing economies. The research offers a new perspective to trade unions who have not worked on this issue, and points to opportunities for others to develop their work further.

  2. Publication

    Food and agriculture global value chains: Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement - Volume Two - Three case studies

    09 November 2017

  3. Publication

    Food and agriculture global value chains: Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement - Volume One - Perspectives from relevant research areas

    09 November 2017

  4. Publication

    Food and agriculture global value chains: Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement - Executive summary

    31 October 2017

  5. Publication

    Conducting Labour Inspections on Construction - A guide for labour inspectors

    22 August 2017

    The objective of this guide is to assist labour inspectors fulfil their inspectorial function by providing information, in a user friendly format on, a suggested methodology for conducting inspections of construction activities; from planning to reporting on the inspection, as well as providing technical information which labour inspectors can supply to employers and workers, so as to ensure “Decent Work”.

  6. 07 July 2017

    ILO Bangladesh Newsletter

    31 July 2017

  7. Publication

    Presentation on "Optimize the collection and use of OSH data"

    13 April 2017

    This presentation aims at highlighting the key points of the 2017 World Day for Safety and Health at Work.

  8. Publication

    World Day for Safety and Health at Work - Fact Sheets

    09 March 2017

    As part of the 2017 World Day for Safety and Health at Work campaign, a set of fact sheets has been developed to raise awareness and to support countries in optimizing the collection and use of occupational safety and health (OSH) data. They summarize the key elements of a national system for recording and notification of occupational accidents and diseases, discuss other complementary methods and sources of OSH data and highlight the challenges in this field.