Telephone service

0295 016 620

The Nationwide Telephone Service of the OSH authority is open Monday to Friday 8:00 am - 4:15 pm. If you call from a landline phone in Finland, the rate is the standard local network rate. If you call from a mobile phone in Finland, the rate is the standard mobile rate. The actual cost depends on your subscription with the operator.

The service is divided into four categories:

Advice for employment relationships

  • Advice in matters related to employment contracts, payment, working hours, annual holidays and other employment terms.
  • Your own labour market organization also informs you about employment provisions and collective agreements.
  • Enforcement Request in Employment Matter -form (pdf): English, Finnish, Swedish

Advice on Working Environment

  • Advice on how you can improve the work conditions on your workplace and develop the OSH activities of your own workplace.
  • Advice on safe working facilities, working methods and machinery
  • Notification of occupational accidents (others than construction related accidents)

On-Call Service for the Construction Sector

  • Advice on how to improve the working conditions on workplaces in the construction sector and develop the OSH activities
  • Advice on a safe working environment and safe working methods
  • Notifications of occupational accidents in the Construction Sector

On-Call Service for Well-being at Work

  • Questions related to the well-being at work (psycho-social load, harassment, inappropriate treatment and discrimination)


To contact by email, letter or otherwise, contact the OSH Division of the region where your workplace is located. Contact Information.