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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.

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Jan 22, 2017
WorkSafe BC: Topic Page: Buses, public transit and shuttles

https://www.worksafebc.com/en/health-safety/industries/transportation/types/buses

Here you'll find links to health and safety information and resources for work in the public transportation industry, including bus charters, public transit, school buses, inter-city coaches, rapid transit, and shuttle buses.

Source: WorkSafe BC

Jan 22, 2017
Oregon Transportation Safety Division Publications

http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/TS/pages/tsdbrochures.aspx

The Transportation Safety Division offers a variety of free brochures, flyers, posters, and other educational materials to the public upon request.

Source: ODOT

Dec 01, 2016
Final rule details procedures for rail, transit whistleblower retaliation complaints

http://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/13286-final-rule-details-procedures-for-rail-transit-whistleblower-retaliation-complaints

Five years after issuing an interim rule, OSHA has published a final rule regarding how to handle retaliation complaints from railroad workers and public transit workers who engage in whistleblower activities.

Source: NSC

Jun 01, 2013
The Bicyclist's Survival Guide: Live to Ride. Ride to Live

http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/TS/docs/Bike/BikeSurvivalGuide.pdf

Here's to you, Oregon riders! Here are a few tips to keep you on the straight and vertical.

Source: ODOT

Apr 22, 2011
Pedestrian Safety Guide for Transit Agencies (February 2008)

http://www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/Pedestrian_Safety_Guide_for_Transit_Agencies_159967.aspx

The U.S. Federal Highway Administration has released a guide designed to help provide transit agency staff with an easy-to-use resource for improving pedestrian safety.

Source: FHWA

May 01, 2009
Oregon Transit Association

http://www.oregontransit.com

Oregon Transit Association

Source: OTA

May 01, 2009
Occupational correlates of smoking among urban transit operators: A prospective study

http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?artid=2254602

The purpose of this study is to investigate the contribution of occupational factors to smoking behavior over a ten year period among a multiethnic cohort of urban transit operators, while accounting for demographic factors and alcohol.

Source: NIH

Mar 01, 2009
United States Department of Transportation Federal Transit Administration (FTA)

https://www.transit.dot.gov/

United States Department of Transportation Federal Transit Administration (FTA)

Source: FTA

Mar 01, 2009
Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Cente

http://www.walkinginfo.org/

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Cente

Source: Ped and Bicycle Info Center

Mar 01, 2009
Oregon Alliance for Community Traffic Safety (ACTS Oregon)

http://www.actsoregon.org/

Oregon Alliance for Community Traffic Safety (ACTS Oregon)

Source: ACTS Oregon