Welcome to Swedish Work Environment Authority
The Swedish Work Environment Authority is the administrative authority for issues relating to the working environment.
Our vision is that everyone can contribute to a positive working environment. To reach our goal, we promote and encourage active participation in every workplace in Sweden.
Our principal aim is to protect the right to a healthy and safe working environment.
We strive to reduce the risks of ill-health and accidents at work and to improve the working environment in a holistic perspective. We act to realize the public policy objective of a good and developmental working environment for all.
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Some of our products and services have been translated into several languages and the material can be found on this web site.
If you are looking for information regarding temporary work in Sweden, you will find it here
To assist you, we also have a call-center. We may not be able to answer in your native tongue, but we will do our best to provide the information needed.
Our Call-center (Svarstjänst) can be reached Monday through Friday 08.00 - 16.30 at +46 (0) 10-730 90 00.
You may also use e-mail to contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
In urgent matters after office hours: +46 8 454 20 12
Our mail and street address is listed on the bottom of the page. You will also find the addresses to each region here.
Video: Health and Safety and Working Conditions
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Interactive safety training
We have developed an interactive safety training for those who work in the construction industry regardless of role.
Safe at work
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Report Work injury