Working conditions in Norway

Information to migrant workers and their employers

Occupational Safety and Health

Migrant workers have a higher risk of work accidents than their Norwegian colleagues. Workers in industry and the construction sector are exposed to the highest risk, regardless of nationality

The Working Environment Guide »

This online tool provides you with an introduction to systematic work on health and safety


Contact The Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority:

Do you have any questions regarding occupational safety and health, please contact us at + 47 73 19 97 00 or send us an e-mail:

You can also meet us at the Service centres for foreign workers located in various cities in Norway.

Read more about the Labour Inspection Authority.

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