Safety Resources, Organizations, Agencies
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OSHA Publications: eBooks
Many publications by federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration are now available for no cost downloads as eBooks.
SAFEME App: Improving Entry Level Worker 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
HSEQ/WA APP (Good Observation, Near Miss and Accident Reporting)
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
NIOSH Launches Mobile Lifting Calculator App
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.
OSHA-NIOSH Heat Safety Tool (App)
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.
OSHA: List of other occupational safety and health Internet sites
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.
International Hazard Data Sheets on Occupations
Occupations is a multipurpose information resource containing information on the hazards, risks and notions of prevention related to a specific occupation.