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INTERNATIONAL  ORGANIZATIONS

 

List of world wide web occupational health, safety, environment, chemical, fire and related sites compiled by Sheila Pantry, OBE, BA, FLA, FIInfSci.

 

This collection of authoritative and validated organisations' websites are listed first alphabetically under country name and then alphabetically under the first word of the organisation. The subject index expands the information of these websites, especially where there are many important sources of information which may not be apparent from a first look at a particular web site. If you have a favourite site which should be included in this list please email details to: sp@sheilapantry.com

 

      Australia                         Ireland                            ◆   Portugal                      

      Austria                            Italy                                    Russia

      Belgium                          Japan                                Singapore   

      Canada                           Korea                                South Africa

      Denmark                        Netherland                       Spain       

      Europe                            New Zealand                   Sweden                          

      Finland                            Norway                             Switzerland       

      France                            Pakistan                           Thailand        

      Germany                        Philippines                       UK         

      India                                Poland                               USA                                                               

                                                                                                                                                   

  

 

 Australia

 

Safe Work Australia

http://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au

 

Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations

http://www.deewr.gov.au/

 

Australian Emergency Management Institute

www.ema.gov.au

 

Austria

Austrian Standards Institute

http://www.on-norm.at

 

Austrian Workers' Compensation Board

www.auva.or.at

 

Belgium

 

Prevent - Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

www.prevent.be

 

Canada

 

Canada’s National Workplace Health and Safety Website

http://www.canoshweb.org/

 

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and SafetyCCOHS

www.ccohs.ca

 

Industrial Accident Prevention Association

www.iapa.on.ca

 

Occupational Health and Safety Research

http://www.irsst.qc.ca/en/home.html

 

Radiation Safety Institute of Canada

www.radiationsafety.ca

 

Standards Council of Canada

www.scc.ca

 

Denmark

 

Ministry of Employment 

http://uk.bm.dk/TheMinistry.aspx

 

Danish National Institute of Occupational Research

http://ami.dk

 

National Research Centre for the Working Environment

http://www.arbejdsmiljoforskning.dk/en?lang=en

 

Europe

 

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work

http://osha.europa.eu/en/

      

European Committee for Standardisation

www.cen.eu

 

European Transport Safety

www.etsc.eu

 

European Occupational Safety and Health Network

www.euroshnet.org

    

Finland

   

Finnish Institute of Occupational Health   FIOH

www.ttl.fi/en/Pages/default.aspx

 

France

   

Centre National de Prevention et de Protection

www.cnpp.com

 

National Research and Safety Institute for the Prevention of Occupation accident and Disease

www.inrs.fr

      

Germany

   

Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

http://www.bmas.de/

 

Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

www.baua.de

      

German Social Accident Insurance

http://www.dguv.de/content/index.jsp

 

India

   

Ministry of Labour

http://labour.nic.in/

 

Directorate General of Mines Safety- India

http://www.dgms.net/

 

India national safety council

http://www.nsc.org.in

    

Government of India, Ministry of Labour and Employment

Directorate General Factory Advice Service & Labour Institutes

www.dgfasli.nic.in

 

Ireland

 

Health and Safety Authority(HSA)

www.hsa.ie

      

Environmental Protection Agency

www.epa.ie

 

Irish Business and Employers Confederation

www.ibec.ie

 

Irish Congress of Trade Unions

www.ictu.ie

    

Italy

 

Asbestos Victims Association

www.arpnet.it/aea

 

Istituto Nazionale per l’Assicurazione contro gli Infortuni sul lavoro (INAIL)

Italian Workers' Compensation Authority

http://www.inail.it/Portale/appmanager/portale/desktop?_nfpb=true&_pageLabel=PAGE_HOME_EN

 

Japan

 

Ministry of Health, labour and Welfare

http://www.mhlw.go.jp/

 

National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

http://www.jniosh.go.jp/index.html

   

Japan Industrial Safety and Health AssociationJISHA

www.jisha.or.jp

 

Korea

  

Ministry of Employment and Labor

http://www.moel.go.kr/english/main.jsp

 

Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency

http://english.kosha.or.kr/main

 

Netherland

 Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment Directorate BV/DCA

www.szw.nl

  

Dutch Labour Inspectorate

www.arbeidsinspectie.nl

 

European Association for Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion

www.eurosafe.eu.com

 

Institute for Asbestos Victims

www.asbestslachtoffers.nl

 

New Zealand

 

Occupational Safety and Health Information Unit

http://www.osh.dol.govt.nz/

 

Accident Compensation Corporation 

www.acc.co.nz/preventing-injuries

  

Norway

 

NIOH - National Institute of Occupational Health (Norway)

http://www.stami.no

 

National Occupational Health and Safety

http://no.osha.europa.eu

 

The Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority

http://www.arbeidstilsynet.no/artikkel.html?tid=79289

 

Pakistan

 

Ministry of Labour and Manpower

Central Inspectorate of Mines (CIM)

www.pakistan.gov.pk

    

The Centre for Improvement of Working Conditions & Environment (CIWCE) Lahore

www.ciwce.org.pk

 

Philippines

 

Department of Labor and Employment

Occupational Safety and Health Cente  OSHC

www.oshc.dole.gov.ph

 

Poland

 

Minister of Economy

State Mining Authority

http://www.wug.gov.pl/index.php?english/index

 

National Labour Inspectorate of Poland

www.pip.gov.pl/html/en/html/index.htm

 

 Central Institute for Labour Protection

http://www.ciop.waw.pl/778.html

 

Portugal

 

 Portugal Labour Inspectorate

www.act.gov.pt

 

Russia

 

Federal State Budgetary Institution (FSBI)

"All-Russia Research Institute for Occupational Safety and Labour Economics"

www.vcot.info

 

Coordinating Information Service Center

http://www.wereach.ru/en/

 

Singapore

 

 Singapore Occupational Safety & Health Division, Ministry of Manpower

www.mom.gov.sg

 

The Workplace Safety and Health Council  

https://www.wshc.sg/wps/portal/aboutUs?openMenu=-1

 

 

South Africa

 

Department Mineral Resources Republic of South Africa

http://www.dmr.gov.za/

 

National Department of Health

http://www.doh.gov.za

 

 National Institute for Occupational Health (NIOH)

www.nioh.ac.za

 

South African Department of Labour

http://www.labour.gov.za/

 

NOSA - National Occupational Safety Association (South Africa)

http://www.nosa.co.za

 

Spain

 

 National Institute of Safety and Hygiene at Work

www.mtas.es/insht/

 

Instituto de Salud Carlos III Biblioteca Nacional de Ciencias de la Salud

http://www.isciii.es

 

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work

http://osha.europa.eu

 

Sweden

 

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control,

www.ecdc.europa.eu

 

Technical Research Institute of Sweden

www.sp.se

 

The Swedish Work Environment Authority

http://www.av.se/inenglish/

 

Switzerland

 

CNA-Suva (National Accident Insurance Fund) (Switzerland)

http://www.suva.ch/

 

United Nations Environment Program

www.unep.org

 

International Register of Potentiality Toxic Chemicals

http://www.worldcat.org/wcidentities/nc-international%20register%20of%20potentially%20toxic%20chemicals%20irptc

 

Swiss Institute of Safety & Security

http://www.swissi.ch/en/home.html

 

United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods (TDG) and on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling (GHS)

www.unece.org/trans/danger/danger.htm

 

World Fire Statistics Centre

www.genevaassociation.org/Affiliated_Organizations/WFSC.aspx

 

World Standards Services Network

www.wssn.net/WSSN

 

Thailand

 

Occupational Safety and Health Bureau

http://www.oshthai.org/?lang=en

 

UK

 

British Library 

www.bl.uk

 

British Lung Foundation 

www.lunguk.org

 

British Occupational Health Research Foundation

www.bohrf.org.uk

  

British Safety Council 

www.britishsafetycouncil.org

 

British Standards Institution

www.bsi-global.com

 

Department for Transport (DfT): Road Safety: Statistics, 

http://www2.dft.gov.uk/index.html

 

Health and Safety Executive  

www.hse.gov.uk

 

The Health Protection Agency

www.hpa.org.uk/chemicals

 

Chemical Industries Association

www.cia.org.uk

      

Construction Industry Council

www.cic.org.uk

 

Health and Safety Laboratory

www.hsl.gov.uk

   

Institution of Occupational Safety and Health

www.iosh.co.uk

 

 Mining Association of the United Kingdom

http://www.mauk.org.uk

 

The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health

http://www.nebosh.org.uk/

 

USA

 

American Chemical Society

www.acs.org

  

American Industrial Hygiene Association 

www.aiha.org

 

American Society of Safety Engineers 

www.asse.org

 

Center for Disease Control  CDC   

www.cdc.gov

  

Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board

www.csb.gov

 

Hazardous Chemicals Database  

http://ull.chemistry.uakron.edu/erd

       

Mine Safety and Health Administration

www.msha.gov/1999noise/noiseresources.htm

 

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

www.cdc.gov/niosh/homepage.html

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

http://www.bls.gov/

 

National Standards Systems Network

www.nssn.org

 

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

www.osha.gov


Federal Emergency Management Agency

http://www.fema.gov/

    

National Safety Council

http://www.nsc.org

    

U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (Chemical Safety Board or CSB)

http://www.csb.gov

 

Environmental Protection Agency EPA

http://www.epa.gov/

    

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