Nigerian Delegation Visits OSHA to Share Information on Occupational Safety and Health


On July 9, Deputy Assistant Secretary Loren Sweatt welcomed the Permanent Secretary of Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment and a delegation to OSHA. During their visit, agency directors provided information about workplace safety enforcement policies and procedures, the rule-making process and cooperative and stateprograms. The meeting came as a result of the Ministry requesting technical assistance on labor inspection and occupational safety and health from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of International Labor Affairs.