Oil Spills

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Jan 29, 2017
Safety and Training of Oil Spill Response Workers

https://tools.niehs.nih.gov/wetp/index.cfm?id=2495

NIEHS Worker Training Program (WTP) awardees have provided resources, trainers, and subject matter expertise during many oil spill response and related cleanup operations, that are included on this website.

Source: NIEHS

Jan 29, 2017
Crude Oil Spills and Health

https://disaster.nlm.nih.gov/dimrc/oilspills.html

This site, provided by the Disaster Information Management Research Center of the U.S. National Library of Medicine provides links to oil spill resources.

Source: NIH

Jan 29, 2017
NIOSH Workplace Safety & Health Topic: CDC-Oil Spill Response Resources

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/oilspillresponse/

Updated information provided by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health addressing oil spills, potential hazards, training needs and more.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 22, 2017
Oil Spills Prevention and Preparedness Regulation

https://www.epa.gov/oil-spills-prevention-and-preparedness-regulations

EPA’s oil spill prevention program includes the Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) and the Facility Response Plan (FRP) rules. T

Source: EPA

May 01, 2010
3M Tech Data Bulletin 195 - Personal Protective Equipment for Oil Spill Response

http://solutions.3m.com/3MContentRetrievalAPI/BlobServlet?locale=en_US&lmd=1273237035000&assetId=1258567043814&assetType=MMM_Image&blobAttribute=ImageFile

This bulletin, published May 2010, addresses chemical hazards related to oil spill cleanup and work in the Gulf of Mexico including PPE recommendations.

Source: 3M