Safety Resources, Organizations, Agencies

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Nov 07, 2018
OSHA Publications: eBooks

https://www.osha.gov/pls/publications/publication.athruz?pType=Types&pID=10412

Many publications by federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration are now available for no cost downloads as eBooks.

Source: OSHA

Sep 26, 2017
SAFEME App: Improving Entry Level Worker Safety in Retail

http://www.retailassociationservices.com/entry-level-safety-in-retail/

Washington Retail Association introduces SAFEME, a way of improving entry-level worker safety. This App and project was supported by a WA Dept. L&I SHIP Grant.

Source: WA Retail Assocation

Sep 26, 2017
HSEQ/WA APP (Good Observation, Near Miss and Accident Reporting)

http://lni.wa.gov/Safety/GrantsPartnerships/SHIP/awardees/SherveyAssocSchuchartConstMellora/HSEQWAApp-NearMissAccRept.asp

Provide an efficient, easy to use tool allowing prompt reporting of Good Observations, Near-Miss incidents and Accidents using a smart phone APP. Developed by John W. Shervey & Associates, Inc./Schuchart Construction, Mellora through a WA State Dept. L&I SHIP Grant.

Source: WA L&I

Sep 05, 2017
NIOSH Launches Mobile Lifting Calculator App

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/updates/upd-08-14-17.html

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announces the availability of a new, free mobile application (app) for smart phones and other mobile devices that can help workers stay safe when manually lifting objects as part of their job.

Source: NIOSH

Jul 03, 2017
OSHA-NIOSH Heat Safety Tool (App)

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/osha-niosh-heat-safety-tool/id1239425102?mt=8

Take precautions against outdoor heat while at work with the OSHA-NIOSH Heat Safety Tool. Featuring real-time heat index and hourly forecasts, specific to your location, as well as occupational safety and health recommendations from OSHA and NIOSH.

Source: iTunes

Jan 14, 2017
OSHA: List of other occupational safety and health Internet sites

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/generalshreferences/otherresources.html

The Occupational Safety & Health Administration provides these information sources because OSHA believes they may be helpful and informative. OSHA is not affiliated with these organizations and is not responsible for the content of the information provided.

Source: OSHA

Jan 14, 2017
International Hazard Data Sheets on Occupations

http://www.ilo.org/safework/info/publications/WCMS_113135/lang--en/index.htm

Occupations is a multipurpose information resource containing information on the hazards, risks and notions of prevention related to a specific occupation.

Source: ILO

Jan 14, 2017
International Labour Organization (ILO)

http://www.ilo.org/global/lang--en/index.htm

International Labour Organization (ILO)

Source: ILO

Jan 14, 2017
American Psychological Assocation

http://www.apa.org/

Advancing psychology to benefit society and improve people’s lives.

Source: APA

Jan 14, 2017
U.S. Department of Labor

https://www.dol.gov/

U.S. Department of Labor

Source: DOL