A safer restaurant for everyone!

This website concerns the working environment in restaurants and is intended for persons who are working temporarily in Sweden with a work permit or under the EU Posted Workers Directive.

It provides information on Swedish laws and  regulations that are intended to protect you as an employee and on the employer’s responsibility for safety and a good working environment for every individual.  Do not forget that while working in Sweden everyone has the same rights, regardless of nationality or background.

This website is produced by the Swedish Work Environment Authority (Arbetsmiljöverket), a government agency, whose task it is to develop healthy and safe working conditions.

This information is available in the following languages, which may be selected from the menu: Arabic, Assyrian, Bengali, French, English, Hindi, Chinese, Persian, Turkish, Thai, Spanish, Swedish and Urdu.

Swedish speaking employers and employees are referred primarily to the authority’s regular website.