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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:


      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                                                               






Safe Work Australia


Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations


Australian Emergency Management Institute



Austrian Standards Institute


Austrian Workers' Compensation Board




Prevent - Institute for Occupational Safety and Health




Canada’s National Workplace Health and Safety Website


Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and SafetyCCOHS


Industrial Accident Prevention Association


Occupational Health and Safety Research


Radiation Safety Institute of Canada


Standards Council of Canada




Ministry of Employment


Danish National Institute of Occupational Research


National Research Centre for the Working Environment




European Agency for Safety and Health at Work


European Committee for Standardisation


European Transport Safety


European Occupational Safety and Health Network




Finnish Institute of Occupational Health   FIOH




Centre National de Prevention et de Protection


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




Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs


Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health


German Social Accident Insurance




Ministry of Labour


Directorate General of Mines Safety- India


India national safety council


Government of India, Ministry of Labour and Employment

Directorate General Factory Advice Service & Labour Institutes




Health and Safety Authority(HSA)


Environmental Protection Agency


Irish Business and Employers Confederation


Irish Congress of Trade Unions




Asbestos Victims Association


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

Italian Workers' Compensation Authority




Ministry of Health, labour and Welfare


National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health


Japan Industrial Safety and Health AssociationJISHA




Ministry of Employment and Labor


Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency



 Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment Directorate BV/DCA


Dutch Labour Inspectorate


European Association for Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion


Institute for Asbestos Victims


New Zealand


Occupational Safety and Health Information Unit


Accident Compensation Corporation




NIOH - National Institute of Occupational Health (Norway)


National Occupational Health and Safety


The Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority




Ministry of Labour and Manpower

Central Inspectorate of Mines (CIM)


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




Department of Labor and Employment

Occupational Safety and Health Cente  OSHC




Minister of Economy

State Mining Authority


National Labour Inspectorate of Poland


 Central Institute for Labour Protection




 Portugal Labour Inspectorate




Federal State Budgetary Institution (FSBI)

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


Coordinating Information Service Center




 Singapore Occupational Safety & Health Division, Ministry of Manpower


The Workplace Safety and Health Council



South Africa


Department Mineral Resources Republic of South Africa


National Department of Health


 National Institute for Occupational Health (NIOH)


South African Department of Labour


NOSA - National Occupational Safety Association (South Africa)




 National Institute of Safety and Hygiene at Work


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


European Agency for Safety and Health at Work




European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control,


Technical Research Institute of Sweden


The Swedish Work Environment Authority




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


United Nations Environment Program


International Register of Potentiality Toxic Chemicals


Swiss Institute of Safety & Security


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


World Fire Statistics Centre


World Standards Services Network




Occupational Safety and Health Bureau




British Library


British Lung Foundation


British Occupational Health Research Foundation


British Safety Council


British Standards Institution


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


Health and Safety Executive


The Health Protection Agency


Chemical Industries Association


Construction Industry Council


Health and Safety Laboratory


Institution of Occupational Safety and Health


 Mining Association of the United Kingdom


The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health




American Chemical Society


American Industrial Hygiene Association


American Society of Safety Engineers


Center for Disease Control  CDC


Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board


Hazardous Chemicals Database


Mine Safety and Health Administration


National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health


Bureau of Labor Statistics


National Standards Systems Network


Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Federal Emergency Management Agency


National Safety Council


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


Environmental Protection Agency EPA


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