Workplace and Health and Safety

A wide array of workplace hazards present risks to the health and safety of people at work. These include chemicals, physical factors, and biological agents. The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) monitors, identifies and quantifies risks to the health of workers, and provides programs and information to promote occupational safety and health.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

  • Executive Order 192 (EO192) -- Effective 11/5/2020: for all inquiries and complaints regarding EO192 which addresses Worker Protection for New Jersey Employers during the COVID-19 pandemic, please contact the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development at 609-292-0767 or via webmail at To report a Safety Violation, please visit:
  • COVID-19 Restart and Recovery for NJ Public Schools: For all inquiries regarding Restart and Recovery Plans which address COVID-19 policies for New Jersey Public Schools, please contact your school district or the New Jersey Department of Education at

Last Reviewed: 3/6/2024