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30 Most Trusted Occupational Health and Safety Organizations Website in the World

Here you will find the details of 30 most trusted occupational Health and Safety websites managed by world most respected organizations.

 

30 Most Trusted Occupational Health and Safety Organizations Website in the World

30 Most Trusted Occupational Health and Safety Organizations Website in the World

If you are a Health and Safety practitioner and want to improve the safety culture in your organization or want to improve home safety, you should visit the website of these trusted organizations to gain knowledge, validate your decisions, and check for updates.

 

1. National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is the United States federal agency established by the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 and responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness.

 

2. Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a largest regulatory agency of the United States Department of Labor that originally had federal visitorial powers to inspect and examine workplaces and issues emergency, temporary and most stringent standard for occupational safety and healthcare, monitor the compliance and make available the updated guidance for all industries. OSHA ensure safe and healthy working conditions for workers by setting and enforcing standards and providing training, awareness, education and assistance.

 

3. National Safety Council

The National Safety Council is leading nonprofit, public service organization founded in 1913, promoting health and safety in the United States and focuses on eliminating the leading causes of preventable injuries and deaths.

 

4. InternationalLabour Organization (ILO)

The International Labour Organization (ILO) is a United Nations agency founded in October 1919 under the League of Nations and has integrated many of its existing technical projects and directive to advance social and economic justice through setting international labour standards. ILO is the first and oldest specialized agency of the UN.

 

5. European Agency for Safety & Health at Work

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work is a decentralized agency of the European Union providing Occupational Safety and Health information across EU countries.  It collects, analyses and disseminate relevant information that can serve the needs of people involved in safety and health at work.

 

6. Health and Safety Executive  

The Health and Safety Executive is a UK government agency responsible for the encouragement, regulation and enforcement of workplace health, safety and welfare, and for research into occupational risks in Great Britain. This agency playing key role in advising, guiding, news, templates, tools, legislation, publications from Great Britain's independent regulator for work-related healthsafety and illness. It is best resources for HSE latest update and knowledge bank.

 

 

7. Health and Safety Authority   

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) is the national body in Ireland, established in 1989 under the SafetyHealth and Welfare at Work Act, 1989 and responsible to secure health and safety at work by monitoring compliance with legislation at the workplace and can take enforcement action

 

8. IOSH: Institution of Occupational Safety and Health

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the Chartered body and leading membership organization for safety and health professionals. It is the world's largest health and safety membership body with more than 44,000 members in 99 countries. This organization is committed to ensuring global work practices are safe, healthy and sustainable.

 

9.  NEBOSH: National Examination Board in Occupational Safety


NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) was founded in 1979 and is an HSE qualification awarding body recognized globally.  It is a UK-based examination board offering qualifications and courses in health, safety, environment and well-being management.

 

10. US Department of Labor

The United States Department of Labor(USDoL)  is a cabinet-level department of the U.S. federal government, responsible for occupational safety and health, wage and hour standards, unemployment benefits, reemployment services, and occasionally, economic statistics. It is great source for HSE legislation.

 

11. Patient Safety Organizations

Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs) is a group, institution, or association collect and analyze data voluntarily reported by healthcare providers to help improve patient safety and Health and also improves medical care by reducing medical errors. There other functions includes reporting, education, funding, and advocacy.

 

12. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is excellence in healthcare by producing evidence to make healthcare safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable. The Agency is one of twelve agencies within the United States Department of Health and Human Services.

 

13. ASSP - American Society of SafetyProfessionals

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), formerly known as American Society of Safety Engineers until June 2018, is an association dedicated to supporting safety professionals and a global organization of more than 39,000 occupational safety and health professional.

 

14.  Office of Inspector General - U.S. Departmentof Labor

This organization conducts audits to examine the effectiveness, efficiency, economy and integrity of all the programs and operations of the Ministry of Labor, including those executed by its contractors and beneficiaries to be determined with the applicable laws and regulations.

The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) also conducts criminal, civil and administrative investigations into alleged violations of federal laws related to the programs and operations of the Ministry of Labor. It also conducts criminal investigations to combat the influence of organized labor crime and organized crime on the country's unions.

 

15. American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)  

The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) is non-profit organization and the association for scientists and professionals committed to preserving and ensuring OEHS in the workplace and community. The mission of this organization is "Creating knowledge to protect worker health." It works to provide information and resources to Industrial Hygienists and Occupational Health professionals.

 

16. CCOHS: Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) is an independent departmental corporation under Schedule II of the Financial Administration Act and is accountable to Parliament through the Minister of Labour working for the promotion of safe and healthy workplaces and the prevention of work-related injuries, illnesses and deaths. Additional work in this area is being done by the provincial and territorial ministries of labor and workers' compensation.

 

17. Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)

Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is a large agency of the United States Department of Labor which administers the provisions of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 to enforce compliance. It provides updates on Health and safety.

 

18. United States Environmental Protection Agency

United State Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) is an independent executive agency of the United States federal government report an environmental violation and help in strengthening scientific integrity with environmental protection matters.

 

19. The Joint Commission

The Joint Commission (TJC) is a United States-based nonprofit tax-exempt organization that accredits more than 22,000 US health care organizations and programs. It is mainly a accreditation, certification body, provide standards and services in measurement and performance improvement areas.  The international branch accredits medical services from around the world

 

20. World Safety Organization

The World Safety Organization (WSO) is an international professional association in safety founded in 1975 in Manila, Republic of the Philippines, helps initiate safety organizations, gives incentives and support to others, and encourages advanced organizations in highly developed countries.

 

21. American National Standards Institute

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is a private, non-profit organization whose mission is to improve both the global competitiveness of American businesses and the quality of life in the United States by promoting and facilitating standards for products, services, processes, systems and people in the United States. It fosters this potential for the benefit of companies in all sectors and consumers around the world.

 

22. American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists

The American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) is a charitable scientific organization that advances occupational and environmental health and a professional association of industrial hygienists and practitioners of related professions.

 

23. National Fire Protection Association

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is an international nonprofit self-funded organization developed international codes and standard for Fire and Life safety. NFPA is devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, flammable chemicals, flammable dust and other combustible substances, electrical and related hazards.

 

24. Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

The Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC) is an independent federal agency created under the Occupational Safety and Health Act but is not part of the Department of Labor or OSHA. It’s main function is to decide contests of citations or penalties resulting from OSHA inspections of American work places.

 

25. Board of Canadian RegisteredSafety Professionals

The Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) is the certification body for the occupational health and safety and thus provides certification of occupational health and safety professionals in Canada and has an established Code of Ethics.

 

26. International Institute of Risk & Safety Management

International Institute of Risk & Safety Management (IIRSM) help professionals for managing risks in their areas and provides practical education, training, advice, resources and networking to help people and organizations to manage the challenges they face and appreciate the vital role risk management. With these functions, IIRSM plays vital role in protecting profits and reputation, to more importantly lives.

 

27. Food and Drug Administration

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is United States federal agency of the Department of Health and Human Services and responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, etc.

 

28. British Safety Council

The British Safety Council (BSC) is recognized worldwide as training and certification organization in the field of Safety and health as it is dedicated to making sure no-one is injured or made ill through their work. It is council registered charity founded by James Tye in 1957, is one of the world's leading health and safety organisations.

 

29. State Administration of Work Safety

The State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS), reporting to the State Council, is the non-ministerial agency of the Government of the People's Republic of China responsible for the regulation of risks to occupational safety and health in China.

 

30. American petroleum institute (API)

 

The American Petroleum Institute (API) is the largest trade association in the United States for the petroleum and natural gas industry. It claims to represent nearly 600 companies involved in the production, refining, distribution and many other aspects of the petroleum industry. API standards are developed through the American National API Standards Institute accredited process, ensuring that API standards are recognized not only for their technical rigor but also for their accreditation by third parties, facilitating acceptance by some of the standards,  state, federal and increasingly international regulators.


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