Occupational safety and health country profile: Oman
International labour standards
Ratification of ILO conventions
Database on international labour standards
Provides access to the latest information on ILO international labour standards on OSH (such as ratification information, reporting requirements, comments of the ILO's supervisory bodies, etc.).
Policies and programmes
Commissioned with the objective of assessing the OSH situation in terms of available data and intervention at the national level. Within the framework of the ILO Decent Work Country Programme for Oman (2009-2011), this profile is part of the provided technical assistance.
Laws and regulations
National regulatory framework
Global database on OSH legislation
Provides a picture of the regulatory framework of the main elements of OSH legislation. Contains comprehensive legal information and analysis.
National labour legislation database
Includes abstracts of OSH legislation and citation information. Full text of laws or a relevant source is linked to the records, when available.
Authorities and bodies
The principles, objectives and policies of the Ministry of Manpower have stressed the need to draft required programs and plans to protect manpower against work risks, work injures and occupational diseases.