Health & Safety

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 27, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topics – Hazardous Waste

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/hazardouswaste/index.html

This page provides a comprehensive guide to information regarding Safety and Health topics in Hazardous Waste Operations. It briefly covers emergency responses on hazardous waste sites.

Source: OSHA

Jan 27, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Brownfields (Recycling Industrial/Commercial Properties

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/brownfields/index.html

This webpage addresses worker health and safety at brownfields. It provides OSHA compliance information and links to tools for identifying, evaluating and controlling employee exposures to hazardous substances

Source: OSHA

Jan 27, 2017
Medline Plus Topics on Hazardous Waste

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/hazardouswaste.html

MedlinePlus, provides health information from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine.

Source: MEDLINE

Aug 01, 2008
Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (revised 2008)

http://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3114/OSHA-3114-hazwoper.pdf

This booklet provides an overview of the HAZWOPER requirements for each type of work operation and explains each section separately to provide a clearer understanding of the standard.

Source: OSHA

Nov 01, 2004
Hazwoper: A Guide for the Perplexed (PDF)

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/2117.pdf

This guide will help you understand OR-OSHA’s Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Regulation and how to comply

Source: Oregon OSHA