Occupational safety and health

Training workshop for strengthening inspector's capacity on OSH (garment and footwear industry), Lao PDR


The objective of this activity is to further strengthen the skills of labour inspectors to conduct OSH inspections and advisory visits in the garment and footwear industry to ensure that factories are in compliance with OSH law requirements and know how to address OSH hazards and risks in critical areas in a sustainable manner.

Expected outputs

  1. Training participants have strengthened their knowledge on inspection techniques for OSH inspections in garment and footwear factories;
  2. They have improved their knowledge on OSH hazards and risks commonly found in small garment and footwear factories, with a focus on electrical, fire, machine and chemical safety;
  3. They have gained the know-how to advise and address critical OSH issues and improve their OSH performance.