Health and safety

Published on 18 May 2017 13:22

India: TKTMS commemorates IWMD in remembrance of Cheyyar building collapse victims

In the small town of Cheyyar in Tiruvannamalai district (Tamil Nadu State, India) the TKTMS union mobilised around 800 union members to extend solidarity with the victims of the Cheyyar building collapse. Read more...


Published on 02 May 2017 12:10

BWI’s affiliate in South Korea condemned the accident and called for the implementation of fundamental measures to prevent future tragedies. Below is the translation of the official statement form the KFCITU. Read more...


Published on 28 April 2017 09:59

BWI affiliates in India have strongly petitioned the Indian Government to support the listing of Chrysotile Asbestos in the Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedure for Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade. Read more...


Published on 27 April 2017 10:39

Construction and Building Material Workers’ union (CBMWU) of Ghana will hold a public awareness in Accra on unions contribution on peace keeping and development for trade unions members and activists and large public. Read more...


Published on 27 April 2017 10:36

UTBTPBSP in Gabon will have a Work place Campaign on health and safety to create avenue for social dialogue between workers and management around OHS issues. Read more...


Published on 26 April 2017 10:33

TWU wishes to create avenue for social dialogue between workers and management around OHS issues for union activists and Companies Management at MELGREP Company Limited in Tema Ghana.
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Published on 26 April 2017 10:31

CCESSA in Nigeria will create awareness on updated health and safety regulation in Abuja for nion leaders and OHS committee members. Read more...


Published on 17 November 2016 14:16

Delegates at the Third Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency International Conference have expressed their concern at the unequivocal rise in the use of asbestos throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Read more...


Published on 14 November 2016 09:24

BWI and Australian affiliates commit to work towards a legal ban across the Asia-Pacific region. Read more...