What is OHS?
OHS, or Occupational Health and Safety, is a field devoted to worker health, worker safety, and environmental considerations. Each of these three major branches within OHS has a few key considerations, as detailed in the graphic below. OHS focuses on health and safety across many different industries, including both private and public sectors. View the graphic below to see these different industries and the specific concerns of OHS.
What is Occupational Health & Safety
A field devoted to:
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
Healthcare and Social Assistance
Oil and Gas Extraction
Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities
Wholesale and Retail Trade
- Hearing Loss
- Respiratory Health
- Musculoskeletal Health