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.
Recorded webinar: Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response for the Workplace: From awareness to action
This symposium was provided by OccHealthSci on Nov. 30, 2019 and approaches emergency management, disaster planning, and business continuity through a refreshing lens: psychology. Why is it that some organizations thrive, while others fail, when threatened with uncertainty? See the webinar recording here.
Medline: Disaster Preparation and Recovery
Resources on disaster recovery for homes and businesses are provided on this website.
Public Health Preparedness Capabilities:National Standards for State and Local Planning
These Standards provide a guide that state and local jurisdictions can use to better organize their work, plan their priorities, and decide which capabilities they have the resources to build or sustain.
Oregon Office of Emergency Management: Earthquakes
Visit this site for access to resources from Oregon Office of Emergency Management related to earthquake response and preparedness, including publications and videos.
Special collection: Fire Prevention and Public Education Exchange
The Fire Prevention and Public Education Exchange serves as a centralized location for national, state and local fire prevention and life safety practices and public education materials that organizations may wish to share with other communities.
OSHA Safety and Health Topic: Emergency Preparedness and Response
These Emergency Preparedness and Response pages provide information on how to prepare and train for emergencies and the hazards to be aware of when an emergency occurs. The pages provide information for employers and workers across industries.