Organizations and Agencies

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.

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Jan 29, 2017
Disaster Assistance.Gov

This DisasterHelp web site is an initial deployment that will become part of a larger initiative aimed at greatly enhancing Disaster Management on an interagency and intergovernmental basis.

Source: Disaster Assistance.Gov

Jan 29, 2017
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.

Source: OEM

Jan 28, 2017
CDC Emergency Preparedness and Response

NOTE: the preparedness resources on this website are too numerous to list on one page. For more resources on specific topics, see the list of specific types of emergencies below.

Source: CDC

Jan 16, 2017
DOT Hazardous Materials Safety

PHMSA's mission is to protect people and the environment by advancing the safe transportation of energy and other hazardous materials that are essential to our daily lives.

Source: PHMSA

Jan 12, 2017
Federal Emergency Management Agency

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with a mission to lead the effort to effectively manage federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident.

Source: FEMA

Apr 01, 2008
U.S. National Response Team

The U.S. National Response Team (NRT) provides technical assistance, resources and coordination on preparedness, planning, response and recovery activities for emergencies involving hazardous substances, pollutants and contaminants, oil, and weapons of mass destruction in natural and technological disasters and other environmental incidents of national significance.

Source: NRT

Jan 01, 2003
Oregon State Fire Marshall

The mission of the Oregon State Fire Marshall is to protect citizens, their property, and the environment from fire and hazardous materials.

Source: SFM