Migrant Worker Occupational Safety and Health

Authored by: Thomas P. Fuller

Global Occupational Safety and Health Management Handbook

Print publication date:  March  2019
Online publication date:  February  2019

Print ISBN: 9781138626720
eBook ISBN: 9780429056475
Adobe ISBN:


 Download Chapter



As the world becomes increasingly globalized, people, institutions, governments, and financial systems become more entwined and interdependent. In the past two decades, the world has become drastically more connected through the Internet, improvements in air travel and other forms of transportation, and expansion of global business endeavors. As political interconnections have expanded, and people become more aware of opportunities in other regions, migration increases to take advantage of better political conditions, economics, and social systems. Migration can also benefit governments, businesses, and communities. In many cases, both origin and destination countries work together to create opportunities for migration.

Search for more...
Back to top

Use of cookies on this website

We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more in our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.