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Workplace safety and health best practices

Find out more about best practices for controlling workplace hazards and improving occupational health.

Note: Workplace safety and health (WSH) publications and guidelines are available at the WSH Council website.

Good practices for controlling health hazards

View case studies on good practices for controlling chemical, ergonomics/IAQ and noise hazards. Each case study describes the problem and its solution, the cost of implementation as well as the results and achievements after implementation.

The case studies cover the efforts of the following industries:

  • Printing
  • Electrical and electronics
  • Medical, precision and optical Instruments
  • Chemical, petrochemical, rubber and plastics
  • Transport equipment
  • Metal-working and machinery
  • Retail, business, hotel and catering, healthcare and other services
  • Food and beverages, tobacco
  • Paper and paper products

WHO Collaborating Centres in Occupational Health

Find out more about the efforts being made to improve occupational health worldwide through the Network of World Health Organisation (WHO) Collaborating Centres in Occupational Health, of which Singapore is a part.

In collaboration with International Labour Organization (ILO), the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Good Practices Workshop was held in Feb 2009 in Singapore.

Download the ASEAN-OSHNET Good Occupational Safety and Health Practices 2008/2009 to view the compilation of good OSH practices developed in recent years that was discussed in the workshop.