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.
Inspection Checklists – Sample Checklist for Manufacturing Facilities
The examples outlined below do not list all the possible items for manufacturing facilities. The best checklist for your workplace is one that has been developed for your specific needs.
CSHS Best Practice Guide for Occupational Health and Safety in Sustainability Reports
This document was developed by the Center for Safety and Health Sustainability and their Advisory Council. CSHS has launched an initiative to standardize OHS reporting.
Campbell Institute - Elevating EHS Leading Indicators: From Defining to Designing
In this paper, the Campbell Institute provides a closer look at the experiences and history of eight Institute members and partners regarding their journeys to develop and implement leading indicators at their organizations.
Source: Campbell Institute
WorkSafe BC Topic Page: Cranes
See the following resources and links for information on working safely with and around cranes, including checklists.
Source: WorkSafe BC
Strengthening Jobsite Safety Climate by Using and Improving Leading Indicators
We listened and have recently developed 8 worksheets compiled into a booklet (also available individually below) titled Strengthening Jobsite Safety Climate by Using and Improving Leading Indicators.
WorkSafeBC: Safety Inspections Workbook
A reference guide and workbook for workplace safety inspections.
Source: WorkSafe BC
HSE Direct Advice Sheets
First check the direct advice sheets listed by industry to see if there are any direct advice sheets for tasks or processes in your industry.
Computer Workstations eTool
This eTool* illustrates simple, inexpensive principles that will help you create a safe and comfortable computer workstation.