Safety & Health
UNITED VISION, PRACTICAL IMPACT
The Global Coalition for Safety and Health at Work
Everyone’s safety and health should be protected at work.
Millions of workers suffer work-related injuries and diseases, some of them fatal, each year. To find solutions, we must collaborate on a global scale.
The Global Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health at Work is a multi stakeholder partnership designed to generate strategies for common challenges. Working together, organizations, governments, workers, and employers can forge a path forward.
The Coalition aims to:
- Foster alliances at multiple levels
- Develop synergy and avoid duplication
- Unite a global community for safety and health at work
The Coalition effects change through collective and collaborative action. Our partners are global experts in safety and health at work. Together, we can build unprecedented alliances and deliver enduring solutions.
The Coalition provides specic strategies and solutions that work.
Task Groups are a way for partners to work together and propose practical responses for issues related to safety and health at work. As the world of work changes, these strategic plans are designed to adapt and meet new needs.
STIMULATING SUPPORT AND ACTION
2.78 million people die per year as a result of occupational accidents or work-related diseases. It’s time to take action for the safety and health of workers everywhere.
IN THE NEWS TODAY
The Global Coalition for Safety and Health at Work was launched on 12 November 2019 at the Vision Zero Summit in Helsinki, Finland. Some 200 participants from 30 different countries took part in…