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.
OSHA Fact Sheet: Filing Whistleblower Complaints under the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) (PDF)
MAP-21 protects workers of automobile manufacturers, part suppliers and car dealerships who have been fired or otherwise retaliated against for providing information about motor vehicle defects or violations of motor vehicle safety standards.
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety:Safety Hazards - Garages
Choose from the subtopics listed on the left sidebar relating to all aspects of garage and automotive work including autobody repair, fuel safety, servicing vehicles and more as provided by CCOHS.
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Autobody Repair and Refinishing
Workers in autobody shops are potentially exposed to a variety of chemical and physical hazards. This site provides information on relevant OSHA regulations, examples of hazards and solutions and additional sources of information.
Environment, Health and Safety Online: Automotive Repair Shops, Resources for Environmental and Safety Compliance
Links to web resources addressing best shop practices, high- volume, low pressure spray guns, supplied-air respirators, and health and safety programs.