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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.
Oregon OSHA Topic Page: Electrical
This topic page provides information from Oregon OSHA on electrical safety and health, including regulations, safe work practices, publications and training.
Source: Oregon OSHA
eLCOSH Publications: Electrical
Use this page to view the publications related to electrical safety and health by eLCOSH.
Electric Safety in Construction For Non-Electricians
Electric Safety in Construction For Non-Electricians.
Electrical Safety - OSH Answers
Easy-to-read, question-and-answer fact sheets covering a questions and answers related to the health and safety aspects of electrical work.
Electric Power Generation Illustrated Glossary eTool
This illustrated glossary contains definitions, photos, and graphic illustrations of equipment used in a typical electric power generation, transmission and distribution system.
Prevention Video (v-Tool) | Electrocution/Work Safely with Ladders Near Power Lines (Electrocución/Trabaje de manera segura con escaleras cerca de líneas eléctricas aéreas)
These videos, which are available in English and Spanish, show how quickly contact with overhead power lines can result in the electrocution of a worker. It also shows what employers can do to ensure the work is done more safely.
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Electricians
This fact sheet offers ways for electricians to lessen the ergonomic impact of electrical work.
Source: CA DOSH