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NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Indoor Environmental Quality

This NIOSH Safety and Health Topic website describes various aspects of indoor environmental quality. Most of this topic page is devoted to indoor air quality. Read More

NIOSH Topic Page: Bloodborne Infectious Diseases: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B Virus, and Hepatitis C Virus

This NIOSH Safety and Health Topic website provides information regarding the following bloodborne infectious diseases: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B Virus, and Hepatitis C Virus. The safety and health topic website describes how exposures to blood and other body fluids occur across a wide variety of occupations. Read More

OSHA's Emergency Preparedness and Response Page

This OSHA page provides links to Emergency Preparedness and Response materials for the workplace. It has many resources and tools that can assist in planning for emergencies. Read More

OSHA: Safety and Health Topics: Hazardous Waste

This OSHA web page provides a comprehensive guide to information regarding Safety and Health topics in Hazardous Waste Operations. It briefly covers emergency responses on hazardous waste sites. Read More

Safety and Health Topics: Heat Stress

This OSHA website provides basic information regarding heat stress, and the prevention of this hazard. Read More

Safety and Health Topics: Toxic Metals: Lead

This OSHA webpage provides information on the toxic metal, lead. Information on the recognition, evaluation, control, regulatory compliance and training on lead exposure is provided. Read More

Safety and Health Topics: Sampling and Analysis

This OSHA website provides information regarding sampling and analysis of chemicals in the workplace. The following issues are addressed: relevant OSHA regulations, information about chemical sampling, sample analysis, and data validation and interpretation. Read More

OSHA Multimedia

This OSHA website provides an alphabetical list of downloadable presentations and videos on various safety topics. Many of these PowerPoint or streaming video presentations are on very specific safety topics and can be used for training. Read More

Safety and Health Topics: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

This OSHA website provides links to more information on personal protective equipment and the relevant OSHA regulations. It provides assistance regarding hazard identification and PPE solutions. Read More

OSHA Assistance for the Residential Construction Industry

This OSHA website provides links to various safety and health topics relevant to residential construction. The following topics are addressed: What OSHA standards apply?; Where can I find information about hazards and solutions?; How can I develop and implement a safety program?; Where can I find information about training courses related to residential construction? and Where can I find additional information? Read More

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