World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2019

Safety and health and the future of work - 28 April 2019

Inspired by the ILO centenary anniversary and discussions on the future of work, the world day this year attempts to take stock of a 100 years of work in improving occupational safety and health and looks to the future for continuing these efforts through major changes such as technology, demographics, sustainable development including climate change and changes in work organization.
The official World Day on 28 April 2019 will only be the beginning of worldwide events and activities to continue throughout the rest of the year. More

33 Original and Exclusive Think Pieces

33 original and exclusive think pieces from the real faces of the occupational safety and health community from around the world. List all

What's new

  1. Press release

    New safety and health issues emerge as work changes

    A new report on Occupational Safety and Health (OSH), published ahead of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work on 28 April, reviews the ILO’s 100 years of achievements, and reveals some of the emerging challenges and opportunities in creating better working environments