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Jul 12, 2017
U.S. Department of Justice: 2012 Language Map App

https://www.lep.gov/maps/lma/Final/

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.

Source: LEP

Jan 14, 2017
OSHA Classes: Spanish Outreach Trainers

http://www.osha.gov/dte/outreach/construction_generalindustry/spanish_outreach_trainers.html

The Spanish Outreach Trainers Lists provides the names of OSHA-authorized outreach trainers who provide 10- and 30-hour construction and general industry outreach training in Spanish.

Source: OSHA

Jul 01, 2016
Improving Workers Health Across the Globe

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2016-118/pdfs/success-stories_v01_nr04_n-compressed.pdf

This booklet provides examples of the activities and achievements of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Occupational Health.

Source: NIOSH

Nov 01, 2013
Work Safe: An Employer's Guide to Safety and Health in a Diversified Workforce

http://crawfordandcompany.com/media/1490590/worksafe_final8.5x11_11-11print.pdf

We know you want to do everything you can to maximize worker safety and injury recovery for employees with language and cultural barriers We’ve created this guide as a handy, one-stop resource of information, answers, ideas, and the most effective training methods for minimizing the risk of worker injury on the job.

Source: Broadspire

Apr 01, 2008
Maquiladora Health & Safety Support Network

http://mhssn.igc.org/

The "Maquiladora Health & Safety Support Network" is a volunteer network of 400 occupational health and safety professionals providing information, technical assistance and on-site instruction regarding workplace hazards in the 3,000 "maquiladora" (foreign-owned assembly) plants along the U.S.-Mexico border

Source: Maquiladora Health & Safety Support Network

Jul 01, 2006
OSHA Quick Cards (English/Spanish)

https://www.osha.gov/pls/publications/publication.athruz?pType=Types&pID=6

Access OSHA Quick Cards on safety and health topics in English and Spanish.

Source: OSHA