Topics must fit in with the main theme of the conference: “Occupational Health and Safety in Africa. Challenges and Actions”

• OSH in construction, mining, manufacturing, gas and oil and healthcare workers

• Improving health and safety in the informal sector

• OSH training and competency improvement

• Occupational health diseases, rehabilitation and return to work

• Occupational health assessment and fitness to work

• Mental health in workplaces

• Occupational safety and health leadership

• Employee assistance programmes

• Workplace violence and assault

• Aged workforce and pre-retirement programmes

• Drug and alcohol abuse in the workplace

• Personal protective equipment

• Workplace inspection and audits.