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U.S. Department of Labor Fatal Facts

Report of fatal accidents in the workplace. This site is a treasure for work-related accidents in all kinds of areas. For use in hazardous materials, job safety, and excavation training, etc. Read More

Pollution Prevention Fact Sheet: Waste Reduction Tips for Service Stations and Automotive Repair shops

Quick look at materials use and supplies, safety, and waste reduction. Read More

Respirator Fact Sheet: What you should know in deciding whether to buy escape hoods, gas masks, or other respirators for preparedness for home or work

This site provides information and recommendations concerning the criteria one must consider when selecting respiratory protective equipment for work and at home. Read More

Agricultural Labor Management: Farm Safety

The website provides links to regional and national agricultural health and safety information. Read More

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)

Environmental Protection Agency provides a summary of the Occupational Safety and Health Act which helps ensure employees a safe and healthy workplace. Read More


EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.


EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

Contact ATEEC 563.441.4087 or by email ateec@eicc.edu