Safety at Work


Opinon: Why Israel must ratify ILO conventions to enhance workplace safety

Countries have a responsibility to ensure the safety and health of their workers.


Annual labor conference concludes with call for dialogue, collaboration and innovation

Trade Unionists, Government and Business convene in Eilat for the future of labor in Israel


Moyal: Time for action to prevent workplace deaths

On the backdrop of latest deaths, Construction Union leader calls for change in policy, action and resources


Avital Shapira addressed the 5th ITUC Congress

Histadrut calls on the ITUC affiliates to join efforts to expand the workers' knowledge, guarantee the workers' rights, and advance the path to peace through ...Read more


Confronting violence: Inspectors from Metropoline Ltd. will carry body cameras throughout their bus trips

The Histadrut and Metropoline Ltd have signed a special precedent-setting collective agreement intended to protect bus inspectors and drivers and create deterrence *** If a ...Read more


Histadrut chairman: “If no steps are taken to eradicate violence against public servants – I will declare a labor dispute in the entire public sector.”

Histadrut chairman Arnon Bar-David said this following increasing violence against workers and public servants. Bar-David called on state authorities and law enforcement to act vigorously ...Read more


62% of public workers admit to being affected by violence at work in the past year

The Histadrut recently conducted a comprehensive survey among 800 women and men employed in providing services and constitutes a representative sample of this population in ...Read more


Hundreds of construction sites across Israel halted activities on the National Day of Safety in Construction 2022

National Day of Safety for the Building and Infrastructure Industry took place on Thursday (26 May 2022) at construction sites all over Israel.Hundreds of construction ...Read more


Egged protest over poor and abusive working conditions

Drivers have long been warning that they have no place to refresh or rest at the end stations, let alone vacate the toilets. After the ...Read more


The Histadrut has declared a labour dispute with the driving tester companies

The Transportation Workers Union, of the Histadrut declared a labor dispute with the driving tester companies Taldor-One and Milagam. The dispute was declared today (24, ...Read more