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GRAPHICAL SYMBOL STANDARDS:

OSHA

Specifications for accident prevention signs and tags - 1910.145OSHA.

ANSI

Graphical Symbols - ISO 7010:2011 - Safety colours and safety signs - Prescribes safety signs for the purposes of accident prevention, fire protection, health hazard information and emergency evacuation. Amended annually.

ISO

International Standards Organization (ISO) 7010:2011 - Graphical symbols - Safety colours and safety signs - Registered safety signs. Prescribes safety signs for the purposes of accident prevention, fire protection and health hazard information and emergency evacuation.

WA State

Washington State Dept of Labor and Industries - workplace safety and health resources.

SAFETY RESOURCES BY TOPIC:

Asbestos & Biohazard
Asbestos Exposure and Cancer

Chemical, Fuel & Pesticides
CDC – NIOSH – Chemical Safety
EPA – Pesticide Safety
American Red Cross - Chemical Emergency Preparedness
CDC - Chemical Safety and Hazard Sheets
NIOSH - Chemical Safety Resources
CDC - Chemical Protective Clothing
CDC - Hazardous Chemicals Pocket Guide
ATSDR - Toxic Substances Information
LaFarge - Safety Data Sheets - Masonry Materials
US Chemical Safety Board
CCCOHS - Chemicals & Materials Safety Information

Cylinder Safety - Gas & Gas Lines
OSHA Compressed Gas and Equipment Safety

Electrical Safety
National Electrical Safety Code
NIOSH - Electrical Safety
Underwriter's Laboratory Web Resources
OSHA - Ground Fault Protection
National Lighting Safety Institute - Lightning Safety
CDC - Safety in a Power Outage
Arc Flash Safety Presentations

Laser, UV & Radiation
OSHA Laser Hazards Page
Laser Institute of America
OSHA Radiation Page

Machine Safety
CCOSH - Safety Hazards - Tools, Equipment, Machines
OSHA - Scaffolding Safety Topics - OSHA
Scaffold & Access Industry Association

Welding
NASD - Arc Welding Safety
NASD - Oxyacetylene Welding Safety
AWS - Welding Safety & Health Fact Sheets
OSHA - Welding, Cutting and Brazing Safety Standards
Welding Hazards

Forklift
Powered Industrial Trucks (OSHA Technical Links)
Powered Industrial Trucks - OSHA Standard 1910.0178
Forklift Operator Training Materials (OSHA)
Safe Forklift Operation (NIOSH Publication)

Truck, Shipping & Receiving
CCOHS - Shipping / Receiving Safety
National Transportation Safety Board
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Work Environment
Evaluating the Workplace for Safety
15 Ways to Create a Happier Work Environment

Conveyor
OSHA – Conveyor Safety - 1926.555

Crane
Crane Safety Associates of America
National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO)

Fire Safety / Emergency
NFPA - National Fire Protection Association
Fire Safety Fact Sheet - American Red Cross
Workplace Fire Prevention Tips
FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency
Emergency and Natural Disaster Preparation for College Students

Flammable & Explosive
Flammable and Combustible Liquids
Propane Safety

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
CDC - Noise and Hearing Loss Prevention
National Hearing Conservation Association

PPE – Eye
Eye and Face Protection - OSHA
Eye Injuries - PDF

PPE – Foot
CCOHS – Foot Safety

PPE - General
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

PPE – Hard Hat & Head
OSHA – Head Protection Standard 1926.100
Guide to Hard Hats at Safetymart.com

PPE – Respirator
Respirator User Information
NIOSH Respirator Page

Personal Safety & Hygiene
Dermal Exposure Safety Topics
American Industrial Hygiene Association
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists

Hazard Communication & Right to Know
JHome Construction Safety Resources
Right to Know Basics
American Society of Safety Engineers

Housekeeping & Environmental
Computer Workstation Safety
Ergonomics - Health and Safety OSHA

Lifting & Back Belts
NIOSH FAQ Sheet - Back Belt Safety

 

GENERAL SAFETY RESOURCES:

AIHA - American Industrial Hygiene Association
American Association of Occupational Health Nurses
American Safety & Health Institute
ANSI - American National Standards Institute
ASTM - American Society for Testing Materials
ASQ - American Society for Quality
CPSC - U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - USA
Department of Homeland Security
eLCOSH - The Electronic Library of Construction Safety and Health
Health and Safety Executive - Britain
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health - USA
National Ag Safety Database
National Safety Council - Resources on safety, health and environmental topics
Safe States - State Injury Prevention Information
OSHA - Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission - Index of health and safety related websites
Occupational Safety and Health Resources Net 
Institution of Occupational Safety and Health – European safety organization
Safety Equipment Institute
World Safety Organization - Safety Journal

 

ADDITIONAL REFERENCE SITES - INDUSTRY LINKS:

Homeland Defense and Security Information Analysis Center - www.hdiac.org
Boston University Chemistry Dept. Safety Information
Oklahoma State University
Old Dominion University
Vanderbilt University EH&S
New Mexico State University EH&S
Pacific Lutheran University - Chemical lab safety
Safety Compliance Management
RPL Laboratory Solutions
Argus Pacific Consulting
Safety.com
Travel Safety Checklist
Adams Safety Training
Federal Railroad Administration
SPSI Emergency Response Training
Ready.gov - Disaster planning information