Below are a list of useful websites. We do not take any responsibility for the content of these sites.

 Information Resources: 

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www.enetosh.net (European Network Education & Training of OSH)

http://www.HSE.gov.uk (The UK’s OSH website)

http://www.oshwiki.eu (The European ‘Wikipedia’ of OSH)

http://www.iso.org/ (International Standards Org’)

http://www.iapa.ca/pdf/iapa_glossary.pdf (The [US] Industrial Accident Prevention Association, 2007 Glossary of OSH Terms)

http://www.ilo.org/iloenc/ (The International Labour Organisation’s Encyclopaedia of OSH)

http://www.lexicool.com/online-dictionary.asp?FSP=C25&FKW=occupational-health (webpage with links to several free online, bilingual OSH dictionaries)

Literacy diagnostic and learning materials:

www.excellencegateway.org.uk (the UK’s literacy development page including ESOL and Dyslexia assistance)

http://www.plainenglish.co.uk (English Language site with tips on presenting information as easy-to-read/access)

http://www.wikihow.com/Write-Clear-Instructions (Wiki advice on how to write instructions clearly)

www.literacyassessment.co.uk (on-line literacy tests – fees apply)

http://www.hoddertests.co.uk/special-needs.html (paper based dyslexia screening tests)

http://www.pearsonclinical.co.uk/SearchResults.aspx?keywords=Dyslexia. (dyslexia screening and diagnostic materials)

Training resources:

http://www.free-training.com/osha/Soshamenu.htm

Professional Bodies and Charitable Organisations:

http://ilo.org (International Labour Organisation, ILO)

http://www.worldliteracyfoundation.org

http://eida.org/ (International Dyslexia Organisation)

www.american-dyslexia-association.com

www.bdadyslexia.org.uk (British Dyslexia Organisation)

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk (UK Literacy organisation)

www.colourblindawareness.org

http://www.plainenglish.co.uk

http://www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk

http://www.HSE.gov.uk (The UK’s OSH website)

http://www.iosh.co.uk (Institute of Occupational Safety and Health)

http://www.osha.gov (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) (USA)

https://osha.europa.eu/
(Occupational Safety and Health Administration) (EU)

http://www.cieh.org (Chartered Institute of Environmental Health)

http://www.iirsm.org (International Institute of Risk and Safety Management)

http://www.ife.org.uk (Institution of Fire Engineers)

Interesting articles and papers on this subject:

http://skills.oecd.org/skillsoutlook.html (The OECD’s report on global literacy levels, 2013,)

http://www.personneltoday.com/hr/dyslexia-in-the-workplace/

http://www.phcohealth.com/briefings/17May.pdf (dyslexia – implications in the workplace)

http://www.niace.org.uk/sites/default/files/documents/publications/Literacy%20Inquiry%20-%20Full%20report-WEB.pdf (report on adult literacy in England 2011)

http://www.literacytrust.org.uk/assets/0001/7766/Employer_perspective.pdf (UK Employer’s views on Youth Literacy and Employability, 2013)

LEGAL Advice and Responsibilities:
UK Equality Act: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2010/15/contents