The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the Chartered body for health and safety professionals in the world.

IOSH is the world's leading professional body responsible for safety and health in the workplace. As a champion, supporter, adviser, advocate and trainer for those who protect the safety, health and wellbeing of others, we are a consistent and authoritative voice for the profession.

IOSH’s new five-year strategy, ‘WORK 2022 - shaping the future of safety and health’, set out a vision for a safer and healthier world of work, it defines the steps that everyone needs to take. Through three broad aims

  • Enhance - IOSH will lead, promote and support a credible profession, which saves lives and has a positive impact on an organisation’s reputation and results.
  • Collaborate - IOSH will build strategic partnerships through collaboration forging mutually-beneficial relationships with organisations.
  • Influence - IOSH want to empower professionals and businesses to address local issues and have a greater influence and impact globally.

WORK 2022 sets out how IOSH, as the leading professional body in occupational safety and health, will support their members, collaborate with the partners and influence organisations globally to shape a safer, healthier future for working people.