ICOH declaration on World Day for Safety and Health at Work: 28 April 2013The International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) renews its call for joint actions for preventing occupational and work-related diseases and injuries by meeting the changing needs at the workplace in globalizing economy.
ICOH President, Dr. Kogi, stated the ICOH declaration on the occasion of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work of 28 April 2013. In the declaration, he conveys ICOH congratulations to the 94th Anniversary of the ILO.
A special reference is made in the declaration to the theme of the 2013 World Day, Prevention of Occupational Diseases.
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The Cochrane Collaboration contributes to the World Day for Health and Safety at Work 2013The International Labour Organisation celebrates the World Day for Safety and Health at Work on the 28th of April, with a theme for 2013 of prevention of occupational diseases. The Cochrane OSH Review Group and the Cochrane Collaboration are contributing to the World Day with a freely accessible collection of systematic reviews of prevention of occupational diseases. The collection is accompanied by an Editorial in the Cochrane Library. Read more
ICOH partnership with scientific journals: discounted subscription rates for ICOH membersAs anticipated during the 30th ICOH Congress held in Cancun, it has been reached an agreement with some prestigious Scientific Journals for offering to ICOH members in good standing the opportunity to subscribe to them at a discounted rate. Read more
The Minutes of the ICOH 2012 General Assemblies and Board Meetings are now availableThe final release of the ICOH 2012 minutes is now available on the section Reports.
Reports and decisions adopeted by the Board and the General Assembly during the 30th ICOH International Congress can be consulted in the dedicated section.
ICOH Statement on Global Asbestos Ban and the Elimination of Asbestos-related DiseasesAfter a large consultation, large discussion, several comments among ICOH working groups, members of the ICOH Board and NGOs’ representatives, the ICOH President, Dr. Kazutaka Kogi, approved the ICOH Statement on Global Asbestos Ban and the Elimination of Asbestos-related Diseases.
We strongly thank all those who have given their contribution dedicating their time and work on it.
We hope this ICOH statement represent an important tool towards the global asbestos ban and the elimination of all asbestos-related diseases.
Click here to read the ICOH Statement on Global Asbestos Ban and the Elimination of Asbestos-related Diseases
ICOH membership renewal campaign 2012 – 2014ICOH has launched its membership renewal campaign for the triennium 2012-2014 with a letter including the Settlement Form and Contact Form sent by regular mail to all ICOH individual members, Sustaining and Affiliate members who have not yet renewed their ICOH membership for the triennium 2012-2014.
All ICOH members are invited to fill the forms in with all the requested information and return them to ICOH Secretariat General.
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