Welcome to Sweden as a construction worker

This site is intended for those who are working temporarily in the construction industry in Sweden. Here you can find information about Swedish rules and laws that will protect you as an employee and facts about your employer’s responsibility regarding safety and the working environment. You can also read about what you, as an employee, can do to create a safe and secure workplace. The website has been produced by the Swedish Work Environment Authority (Arbetsmiljöverket) whose duty is to develop safe and sound working conditions in all workplaces.