ICOH new website is now online!

ICOH new website is finally online with a new, more responsive layout to facilitate the reading through tablet or smartphone. The website will be able to adapt dynamically to all types of devices. Furthermore, new ICOH apps for iOS and Android are now available for free download, with new tools for ICOH members.

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ICOH Congress 2015 is upcoming

The ICOH Congress 2015 will take place in Seoul (Republic of Korea) from May 31 to June 5.
Aiming at global harmony for occupational health, the Congress will be an important milestone in meeting our challenges in protecting and promoting the health of workers at the time of rapid changes in work life and working conditions in globalizing economy.
For more information please visit http://www.icoh2015.org

We look forward to seeing you in Seoul.


ICOH 2015 - Announcement and Agenda of the ICOH General Assembly

We are approaching the Congress in Seoul with large attendance. We would like to invite all ICOH members in good standing to participate in the General Assembly scheduled for Sunday 31st May 2015 at 2:00 p.m. (check in time from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.), 3F Auditorium, at the COEX Convention Center, World Trade Center Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-731 Korea.

Information about the Congress are available at the webpage http://www.icoh2015.org.


ICOH declaration on World Day for Safety and Health at Work: 28 April 2015

The International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) calls for joint actions for preventing occupational and work-related injuries and diseases and for building a culture of prevention by meeting the changing needs at the workplace around the world.

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ICOH Code of Ethics third edition is finally out for download

All participants to ICOH Congress 2015 will receive an hard copy of the Code in the congress kit, while the dissemination and translation into languages other than English and French, will start from the new triennium. Since its first publishing, ICOH Code of Ethics was widely recognized, and it is intended to guide all those who carry out occupational health activities and to set a reference level on the basis of which their performance can be assessed.

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Bid Submission ICOH 2021 - Candidates countries

The elections to determine the venue of ICOH 2021 Congress will take place at ICOH 2015 in Seoul (May 31 June 5), after presentations by proposed host countries and taking into consideration the recommendation of the Board (Article 6, section 1 of the Constitution).

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Professor Giovanni Berlinguer passed away

On April 7 Professor Giovanni Berlinguer passed away, a prominent international scientist, educator, and policy maker in the field of occupational and public health.

Prof. Ren Mendes homage to Prof. Giovanni Berlinguer

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ICOH International Congress Seoul 2015 (May 31 June5, 2015) 3rd Announcement

The 3rd Announcement of ICOH 2015 Congress has been just released. You can also download the announcement from the official website of the ICOH Congress 2015 (www.icoh2015.org). With the theme of Global Harmony for Occupational Health: Bridge the World, the 2015 Congress will be an important occasion to contribute to academic development by sharing state of the art researches, knowledge, and experience in the OSH field.

Click here to download the 3rd Announcement.


ICOH Elections Deadline for returning ballots April 30, 2015

The elections procedure is in progress. Lots of ballots have already reached ICOH Secretariat and they will be scrutinized on the occasion of the ICOH 2015 Congress by the Scrutinizers Committee.

All ballots were sent to all ICOH Members having the right to vote (ICOH Members in good standing as of 31 May, 2014) on January 2015 by regular mail. Those who have not received it can directly contact the ICOH Secretariat by email (icoh@inail.it) and as soon as possible another ballot will be sent to you.

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ILO Master Fellowship in conjunction with ICOH 2015 Congress

In occasion of the 31st ICOH Congress a partial fellowship to attend the ILO Master in Occupational Safety and Health (International Training Centre of the ILO Turin School of Development, Turin, Italy) will be assigned for two ICOH candidates from developing countries who will present a scientific contribution to ICOH Congress 2015.

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