Welcome to Singapore!

A bustling cosmopolitan city and a hub of economic activity

Learn from experts and leaders

as they share ideas and tips on improving workplace safety and health performance

Safety and health at work

is about protecting our workers so that they can return home safe and healthy to their loved ones every day

Join Us

at the Global Forum for Prevention in Singapore in 2017

Thank you for being part of World Congress 2017. We hope you’d a fruitful Congress. See you in Canada in 2020!


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The XXI World Congress mobile application puts all the information you need to optimise your participation at the World Congress at your fingertips.

  • Access additional functions and interactivity.
  • Create your own schedule by bookmarking your favourite sessions.
  • Connect with fellow delegates and schedule meetings.
  • Download and view posters anytime.

Delegates can download the World Congress App “XXI WCSH” on the App Store or Google Play today!


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You can use the app to:

  • Navigate the exhibition hall.
  • Access information on exhibitors.
  • Locate support staff.
  • Locate closest emergency exits.

Download the “International Safety and Health Exhibition” Mobile App on the App Store or Google Play now!


About the Congress

Singapore: The Host of the 2017 World Congress

The 2017 World Congress

The World Congress on Safety and Health at Work opens its doors every three years. Each time, a different country is the host. The XXI World Congress will be held from 3 to 6 September 2017 in Singapore. It offers a platform for the exchange of information and views to experts in occupational safety and health, representatives of enterprises and workers (the social partners), decision-makers in governments and public authorities, and anyone else active in the area of occupational safety and health.

Motto: A Global Vision of Prevention


The XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2017 in Singapore will be organised by the Occupational Safety and Health Division, Ministry of Manpower, Singapore, as the national host, in conjunction with the International Labour Organization and the International Social Security Association.

Join us for the XXI World Congress on 3-6 September 2017 at The Marina Bay Sands.



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XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2017 Secretariat
T: +65 6411 6690
F: +65 6496 5599
E: secretariat@safety2017singapore.com
Opening Hours: 9am – 6pm (GMT+8)