Safety, Language and Culture
Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.
U.S. Department of Justice: 2012 Language Map App
With the Language Map App, users can determine within seconds if there are Limited English Proficient individuals in their county or state and, most importantly, the languages spoken by LEP individuals.
Training Materials in Support of Division 7 Oregon Forest Activities Code (English/Spanish)
John Garland, Oregon State University (in conjunction with Oregon OSHA) has constructed forest-specific hazard and training cards in Spanish and English.
National Ag Safety Database publications - multiple languages
Browse topics from the National Ag Safety Database in these languages: Cambodian, French, Haitian Creole, Laotian, Spanish (Español) and Vietnamese.
Immigrant Workers in Construction: Sharing lessons learned in our unions
The National Conference on Immigrant Workers in Construction allowed workers, researchers, organizers and safety professionals a forum to discuss how best to meet the needs of immigrant workers in the construction industry.
SAIF resources Agriculture: English and Spanish
SAIF Corporation provides Spanish and English language information on agricultural safety and regulations, including pesticides, farm vehicles, seasonal workers, and more.
Safety Meeting Topics (Bilingual)
State Fund has produced an extensive selection of Safety Meeting Topics in English and Spanish. The topics are intended for use of on-the-job safety training and meetings to educate employees of potential hazards and work-related injuries and illnesses.
Source: CA State Fund