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001 Australia ACT
Canberra
Australian Government

Comcare


Responsible for workplace safety, rehabilitation and compensation in the Commonwealth jurisdiction.
002 Australia ACT
Canberra City
ACT WorkCover

An ACT community where health and safety are embraced as an integral part of all work activity


A government agency working primarily to eliminate death, disease and injury in the workplace.
003 Australia NSW
Gosford
WorkCover Authority of NSW

Watching Out For You


Promotes workplace health and safety, and provides a workers compensation system for the employers and workers of NSW.
004 Australia NSW
Lidcombe WHC Workers Health Centre

Specialists in occupational health and safety



005 Australia NSW Australia, New Zealand Sydney NHSC National Health and Safety Council

Healthier and Safer Australia


An independent, non-government, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to helping achieve a healthier and safer Australia
006 Australia NSW Nation Wide Sydney NOHSC National Occupational Health and Safety Commission





To lead and coordinate national efforts to prevent workplace death, injury and disease
007 Australia NT
Darwin NT WorkSafe Northern Territory WorkSafe

WorkCover NT


The administrative and regulatory arm of the Northern Territory Work Health Authority
008 Australia Queensland
Brisbane
WorkCover Queensland





To deliver the best possible benefits to injured workers at the most reasonable premium cost to employers.
009 Australia South Australia
Adelaide
South Australia Public Sector Workforce Relations
OHSIM Occupational Health Safety and Injury Management


To provide leadership and excellence in the areas of occupational health, safety and injury management services
010 Australia South Australia
Adelaide
WorkCover Corporation of South Australia





Provides a workers compensation scheme for the South Australian community & promotes workplace health & safety
011 Australia Tasmania
Rosny Park
WorkCover Tasmania






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012 Australia Victoria
Broadmeadows IDSA Industrial Deaths Support and Advocacy





Providing advocacy and support to meet the diverse needs of families and workmates bereaved through an industrial death
013 Australia Victoria
Melbourne
Victorian WorkCover Authority





Administers various Acts and Regulations which provide the legal basis for occupational health and safety
014 Australia Victoria
Melbourne VTHC Victorian Trades Hall Council
OHS Unit Occupational Health and Safety Unit OHS Reps

Networking for Safe Workplaces
015 Australia W Australia
Shenton Park WorkCover WA WorkCover Western Australia





To ensure the State's workers' compensation and rehabilitation scheme runs smoothly for the people of Western Australia
016 Belgium

Brussels IFJ International Federation of Journalists
INSI International News Safety Institute


Promotes practical actions and foster good practice in the provision of safety training, materials and assistance to journalists
017 Belgium

Brussels TUTB Trade Union Technical Bureau for Health and Safety

European Trade Union Technical Bureau for Health and Safety


TUTB has a library, provides research and expertise on industrial relations, especially in the field of health and safety at work.
018 Brazil RJ
Rio de Janeiro CONTREN Comissao Nacional dos Trabalhadores em Energia Nuclear



National Commission of Nuclear Energy Workers
Uniting unions and workers' of the Brazilian nuclear section associations
019 Canada AB
Edmonton
Alberta Workers' Health Centre





We specialize in assisting workers to identify workplace hazards, and to make the link between exposure and disease.
020 Canada AB
Edmonton
The Safety Council





To prevent injury. To provide training and educational services. To promote safety practices
021 Canada AB
Edmonton AHRE Alberta Human Resources & Employment
WHS Workplace Health & Safety



022 Canada BC
Burnaby
BC Road Construction & Maintenance Safety Network





Where employers work together to reduce the human and financial impacts associated with accidents and injuries."
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023 Canada BC
Richmond BCSC British Columbia Safety Council

The providers of safety training



024 Canada BC
Vancouver OHSAH Occupational Health & Safety Agency for Healthcare

Occupational Health & Safety Agency for Healthcare in BC


To reduce workplace injuries and illness in healthcare workers and to return injured workers back to the job quickly and safely.
025 Canada MB
Winnipeg
Manitoba Safety Council

For a Safer Manitoba


Dedicated to a safer Manitoba by providing quality safety education, training, information and services.
026 Canada MB
Winnipeg
Workplace Safety and Health Division HQ




Manitoba Government Department of Labour
027 Canada MB
Winnipeg MFLOHC Manitoba Federation of Labour Occupational Health Centre





Helps workers, employers, joint health & safety committees to improve workplace health & safety conditions and eliminate hazards.
028 Canada NB
Fredericton NBSC New Brunswick Safety Council

NB Safety Council


A non-profit, non-governmental charitable organization dedicated to the prevention of death by collisions and injuries.
029 Canada NL
St John's
Newfoundland and Labrador Safety Council





A voluntary non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to the prevention of injuries and fatalities due to accidents.
030 Canada NS
Halifax
Province of Nova Scotia - Nova Scotia Environment and Labour
OH&S Occupational Health and Safety Division


Concentrates its efforts on safe and healthy workplaces, and work practices, and safety standards protecting the general public.
031 Canada ON
Hamilton CCOHS The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety HQ




Promotes a safe and healthy working environment by providing information and advice about occupational health and safety.
032 Canada ON
Ottawa
Health Canada

Workplace Health Bureau


Improving the health of Canadians and their families by the creation of safe, healthy and supportive work environment.
033 Canada ON
Ottawa
Health Canada
WHPSP Workplace Health and Public Safety Programme


Responsible for helping Canadian private and public sector employers maintain and improve the health of their workers.
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034 Canada ON Nation Wide Ottawa CANOSH Canadian Occupational Safety and Health





To locate occupational H&S info for the purpose of legal compliance and to improve workplace health and safety practices
035 Canada ON
Ottawa CSC Canada Safety Council





Canada's national safety organization with resources for traffic, home, recreational and occupational safety.
036 Canada ON Nation Wide Ottawa TSB Transportation Safety Board of Canada





To advance transportation safety through the investigation of transportation occurrences in marine, pipeline, rail & aviation mode
037 Canada ON Nation Wide Toronto
Safe Communities Foundation





To eliminate injuries while promoting a culture of safety through the implementation of programs and education.
038 Canada ON
Toronto
Film and Television Health and Safety





To provide accessible, standardized information to all industry professionals.
039 Canada ON
Toronto
Governmrnt of Ontario - Ministry of Labour

Health and Safety


The Occupational Health and Safety Act sets out the rights and duties of all parties in the workplace.
040 Canada ON Nation wide Toronto NQI National Quality Institute





Enabling Canada to set the standard for quality and healthy workplace practices throughout the world.
041 Canada ON
Toronto NQI National Quality Institute
CHWW Canada's Healthy Workplace Week


Dedicated to increasing awareness of how important healthy workplaces are to the long-term success of organizations.
042 Canada ON
Toronto OHC Ontario Health Coalition





To work towards maintaining and enhancing a quality, single-tier, publicly-funded health care system.
043 Canada ON
Toronto WSIB Workplace Safety & Insurance Board
IWH Institute for Work & Health


To research and promote new ways to prevent workplace disability, improved treatment, and optimal recovery and safe return to work
044 Canada QC
Montreal CSST Commission de la santé et de la sécurité du travail



Workers Health and Safety Commission French
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045 Canada SK
Regina
Government of Saskatchewan - Ministry of Labour

Occupational Health & Safety



046 China

Hong Kong
Hong Kong Occupational Safety & Health Council





A statutory body for promoting safety and health at work and sustaining the valuable workforce
047 Denmark

Helsingor
Working ON Safety

International Network on the Prevention of Accidents & Trauma at Work



048 England Leicestershire
Wigston IOSH Institution of Occupational Safety and Health

For a Safer World of Work


Europe's leading body for health and safety professionals
049 Finland

Helsinki FIOH Finnish Institute of Occupational Health





Research, training of occupational health and safety professionals, provision of advisory services, and dissemination of info.
050 Iceland

Reykjavík
Vinnueftirlitid



European Agency for Health and Safety at Work

051 Ireland

Dublin HSA Health and Safety Authority





Has the overall responsibility for the administration and enforcement of health and safety at work
052 Japan

Tokyo JICHIRO All-Japan Prefectural and Municipal Workers Union

Institute of Occupational Safety and Health


A new type of network for trade unions, linking physicians, researchers, and specialists
053 Japan

Tokyo JICOSH Japan International Centre for Occupational Safety and Health






054 Japan

Tokyo NIIS National Institute of Industrial Safety





Conducts a wide range of industrial safety research, which includes investigations of the causes of industrial accidents and techn
055 Japan

Tokyo TIIS Technology Institution of Industrial Safety





To help reduce industrial accidents and contribute towards the benefits of industrial sectors in Japan through its various technol
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056 Japan Tokyo
Bunkyo-ku
Japan Center for Health and Safety of Working People




Japanese/Eng.
057 Japan Tokyo
Koto-ku JOSHRC Japan Occupational Safety and Health Resource Center




Japanese/Eng. A nation wide information center on occupational safety and health issues.
058 Japan Tokyo
Tokyo NIIH National Institute of Industrial Health, Japan





To perform interdisciplinary research that would promote workers' health and the prevention of occupational diseases
059 Korea

Incheon APOSHO Asia-Pacific Occupational Safety and Health Organization





Nn-profit professional organizations devoted to the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases.
060 Malaysia

Selangor MSOSH Malaysian Society for Occupational Safety and Health





To promote the safety of employees and the prevention of accidents to them
061 Malaysia

Selangor NIOSH National Institute Of Occupational Safety And Health





The centre for training, consultancy, information dissemination and research in occupational safety and health
062 New Zealand

Auckland NZISM New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

A professional body for Occupational Health and Safety practitioners. Growing the Safety Profession

Accredits professional standards for Safety professionals. Provides in service training for members.
063 New Zealand

Takanini NZSC New Zealand Safety Council

Dedicated to reducing acidents, protecting people and promoting health


Accredits and registers H&S consultants, trainers, auditors to enable businesses to identify and use properly qualified operators.
064 New Zealand

Wellington
Department of Labour

Occupational Safety and Health New Zealand's Health and Safety Net


065 New Zealand

Wellington
Department of Labour

Occupational Safety and Health WorkInfo

Provides information about the Health and Safety in Employment (HSE) Act
066 New Zealand

Wellington MSA Maritime Safety Authority





To undertake activities that promote a safe maritime environment
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067 Northern Ireland

Belfast HSENI Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland





To see that the risks to peoples' health and safety arising from work activities are effectively controlled
068 Spain World Wide
Bilbao
European Agency for Safety and Health at Work
EU-OSHA European Occupational Safety and Health Agency Your network to a safer and healthier working environment
Multilingual The fast and effective way to get up-to-date and quality-assured information on safety and health issues.
069 Sweden



Riksföreningen för Distriktssköterskor



Swedish Association of Health Professionals

070 Sweden

Stockholm ASN Arbetarskydds Namnden



Joint Industrial Safety Council
Preventing industrial accidents
071 Switzerland
Europe Zurich EOFHR European Organisation of Family Health Research

Providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.


Represents over 100 non-governmental and other not-for-profit organisations interested in protection the health of all europeans
072 Taiwan


CISH Center for Industrial Safety and Health Technology





To develop and disseminate safety and health technology to prevent and control industrial accidents, workplace injuries, and occup
073 UK



International Research Centre for Seafarers Safety and Occupational Health






074 UK Greater London
London HSE Health and Safety Executive





Ensure that risks to people's health and safety from work activities are properly controlled
075 US


DOL Department of Labor HQ MSHA Mine Safety & Health Administration



076 US


DOL Department of Labor HQ OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration



077 US


NTSB National Transportation Safety Board HQ





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078 US CA
Hayward
USA Sprinkler Fitter Association





Works with local, state and national legislators, fire service personnel to implement and/or strengthen life safety legislation.
079 US CA State wide San Francisco
WorkSafe





Promoting safety and health in the workplace in order to preserve the health of all Californians.
080 US CA
San Jose
CHELSIE Group

Because, you're worth it!


Dedicated to assure that the legal standards, which are currently instituted for employee health, are enforced in construction
081 US CT State wide Hartford ConnectiCOSH Connecticut Council on Occupational Safety and Health





A non-profit, organization which helps unions, individuals and communities win healthier and safer working and living conditions.
082 US DC
Washington HHS HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES





US government agencies protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services
083 US DC
Washington NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health





ERGONOMICS and MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS
084 US DC
Washington OSHRC Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission


An independent Federal agency created to decide contests of citations or penalties resulting from OSHA inspections of work places
085 US DE
Middletown
Compliance and Safety LLC

Comprehensive Resource of workplace Safety Tips


The only workplace safety tips resource that is backed by statistical data to underscore the importance of each tip
086 US GA
Atlanta CDC Center for Disease Control and Prevention HQ





087 US GA
Atlanta NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health





Delivering on the Nation's promise: Safety and health at work for all people through research and prevention
088 US IL
Chicago CACOSH Chicago Area Committee on Occupational Safety and Health





Advocating for the right of all workers to safe and healthy workplaces
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089 US IL
Hillside
Buildsafe.org
CSC - CCSC Construction Safety Council - Chicagoland Construction Safety Council.


To reduce the tragic and costly accidents, injuries and illnesses that take the lives of six construction men and women in the US.
090 US IL
Itasca NSC National Safety Council HQ





091 US MA Eastern and Central MA Dorchester MassCOSH Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health





Workers, unions, community groups, and health, safety and environmental activists for safe, secure jobs and healthy communities
092 US MD
Silver Spring
Alice Hamilton Occupational Health Center





A non-profit, worker-oriented organization which provides training, technical assistance, research, & legislative advocacy service
093 US ME
Augusta MLGH Maine Labor Group on Health





To educate Maine's working people about health and safety in the workplace
094 US MI
Detroit SEMCOSH Southeast Michigan Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health

SEMCOSH Workers Safety and Health Detroit



095 US MI
Detroit UAW United Auto Workers
SEMCOSH Southeast Michigan Coalition on Occupational Safety and Health Local 200

A 20 year old worker center for health & safety activism & education
096 US MI
Lansing MCTSI Michigan Construction Trades Safety Institute

A Labor-Management Initiative


Promoting and providing First Aid / CPR training
097 US MO
St Charles RRESQ Rail Road Employee Safety and Quality

RESCUE


The health and safety of our rail system is critical to the economy of the United States
098 US NC Nationwide Chapel Hill
National COSH Network

National Network of Committees / Coalitions on Occupational Safety and Health


A network of non-profit organizations that advocate for worker safety and health.
099 US NC
Durham NCOSH North Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Project

28 years of Workers' Rights Advocacy and Health & Safety


Prrovides all North Carolina workers with technical assistance, training, and advice about work-related safety and health hazards.
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100 US NJ
Maplewood
OSHADATA





Online and preprogrammed reports of US government regulatory compliance and enforcement data for every business nationwide
101 US NJ
Trenton NJWEC New Jersey Work Environment Council

Safe, Secure Jobs and a Healthy, Sustainable Environment


An alliance of 70 labor, community, and environmental organizations working together
102 US NY
New York NYCOSH New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health HQ




Practical information about promoting occupational health and safety, news and more than 650 links to related sites.
103 US NY
Utica
Northern Safety News & Information

A news section that includes articles and posts in regards to all different topics of safety in the workplace


The main focus is to educate the reader on proper safety techniques and equipment.
104 US OH
Cincinnati ACGIH American Conference of Government Industrial Hygenists HQ





105 US PA
Philadelphia PHILAPOSH Philadelphia Area Project on Occupational Safety and Health

Labor United for Safe and Healthy Jobs


Working together since 1975 for a safe and protected workplace as well as for the rights of injured workers.
106 US TX Nation Wide Dallas
FedupFeds





Everything about on the job injuries and illnesses in federal employment-- your income, your health, your career.
107 US VA
Alexandria SMOHIT Sheet Metal Occupational Health Institute Trust





To provide sheet metal industry with leading health and safety solutions that will minimize occupational illnesses and injuries.
108 US WI
Milwaukee WisCOSH Wisconsin Committee on Occupational Safety and Health





Advancing health & safety for all workers and their families.
109 US WI
Milwaukee WisCOSH Wisconsin Committee on Occupational Safety and Health





Advancing health & safety for workers and their families
110 US WI
Milwaukee WisCOSH Wisconsin Committee on Occupational Safety and Health





The only organization in Wisconsin that makes worker safety and health top priority.
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111 Vietnam

Hanoi
Ministry of Labour

Department of Labour Protection



112 Vietnam

Hanoi NILP National Institute of Labour Protection

National Information Network on Occupational Safety and Health of Vietnam



113 Vietnam

Hanoi NILP National Institute of Labour Protection

National Information Network on Occupational Safety and Health of Vietnam




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