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Safety and health hazards for specific industries, such as: schools, drycleaners, dental, agricultural, firefighter, healthcare, mining, petroleum refining, photography, poultry processing, pulp and paper, semiconductor industry, silk screen printing, water and wastewater treatment plants, woodworking.

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Australia: Building Construction Safety [18599] ?

Common health and safety issues that are significant within the Construction industry

Australia: Industry Safety [18600] ?

Common health and safety issues that are significant within each industry

Bakery Operation Safety [29058] ?

Safety advice specific to the bakery industry

Best Management Practices for Greenhouses [17392] ?

Plan for implementing greenhouse best management practices

Building Services: Propane-Powered Floor Burnisher Basics [26786] ?

Article covers safety features as well as issues such as indoor air quality

Canada: Farm Workers Health Problems Related to Air Quality Inside Livestock Barns [11888] ?

Problems encountered inside livestock barns related to respirable dust

Canada: Guidelines for Tanning Salon Owners & Operators [11703] ?

Provides guidance on safety requirements

Chemotherapy and Cytotoxic Drug Safety Plan [18469] ?

Hazardous drug safety guidelines

Child Care National Health & Safety Performance Standards [19342] ?

Guidelines for out-of-home child care programs

Cleaning Chemicals Safety [40360] ?

Practices to help keep workers safe when working with cleaning chemicals, including green cleaning products

College IIPP Manual [18924] ?

Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) Manual for a College

Collision Repair - Paint Healthy [23639] ?

Safety information for painters

Commercial Bathroom Cleaning Safety [25871] ?

Safety considerations when cleaning bathrooms

Commercial Fishing Industry Safety [14455] ?

Recommendations for safety in commercial fishing in the USA industry

County Government Safety and Health Manual [36709] ?

Example of a workplace safety program in use by a California county government

Updated County Government Safety Programs [36716] ?

A series of safety program sections designed for California county governments

Dairy Farm Safety Tip Sheets [4143] ?

Mission is to promote safety on dairy farms

Dangerous Goods and Air Transport Safety [23374] ?

Packaging and handling instructions

Dental Industry OSHA Regulations [20361] ?

Safety topics which are of primary concern to the dental industry

Dentistry: Control of Nitrous Oxide in Dental Operatories [3316] ?

Discussion of nitrous oxide exposures to dental workers who administer anesthetic gas to patients

Drycleaning Industry Safety & Health [23348] ?

Studies of safety hazards in the drycleaning industry

Drycleaning: Safety [9353] ?

The risks of perchloroethylene

Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program [12356] ?

Addresses the problem of occupational fire fighter fatalities

Firefighting Fit to Work Program [13984] ?

Work capacity tests for wildland fire qualifications

Updated Funeral Homes & OSHA [20360] ?

Review of OSHA regulations that affect funeral homes

Guidelines for Protecting the Safety and Health of Health Care Workers [6218] ?

Presents guidelines for reducing the incidence of injury and disease among health care workers

Health Care Workers [23914] ?

Documents on the safety hazards faced by health care workers

Health/Fitness Facility Standards [pdf] [15957] ?

Safety guidelines for the fitness industry

Industry Safety Fact Sheets [40801] ?

Safety fact sheets, a collection of tipsheets, OSHA tutorials, regulations and more

Industry Specific Safety Checklists [22600] ?

Safety guidance for specific industries

Industry Specific Safety Library [37737] ?

Safety bulletins with content geared specifically by type of business

International Hazard Datasheets on Occupations [9541] ?

Each lists different hazards to which a worker may be exposed in the normal course of work

Janitor - Carbon Monoxide Poisoning [pdf] [37796] ?

Lessons learned - using a truck-mounted cleaning system

Janitor - Removing Graffiti Safely [pdf] [37795] ?

For workers who use chemicals to remove graffiti

Janitor Injuries [pdf] [37792] ?

What injuries happen to janitors

Janitor Safety [pdf] [37791] ?

Tips for managers and workers

Janitorial Industry Safety [37794] ?

About health and safety in the cleaning industry

Janitorial Products - Managing Chemicals [pdf] [27478] ?

Advice on chemical safety for the cleaning industry

Janitorial Safe Work Practices [pdf] [37789] ?

Safe work practices for custodians

Janitorial Safety - Floor Mopping [pdf] [37790] ?

The typical musculoskeletal issues faced by workers performing this task and some risk control measures

Janitors, Custodians and Housekeepers - Safety [pdf] [40144] ?

Safety advice for the cleaning industry

Landscape Services SOPs [23291] ?

Safety policies for landscape services

Loading Dock Safety Tips [26792] ?

Safety on the loading docks and in warehouses

Managing Hazardous Trees [25253] ?

Danger Tree Management Guidelines - safety considerations related to deadwood

Mining Safety & Health [12957] ?

NIOSH publications on mining safety and health

Updated Mining Safety and Health Hazard Information [1920] ?

Technical bulletins and fact sheets on mining hazards

Mining: Underground Stone Mines [26227] ?

Ground fall injuries in underground stone mines

Mobile Home Industry Work Hazards [pdf] [26011] ?

Examines working conditions in the mobile home manufacturing industry

Municipal Safety and Health Resource Program [36413] ?

Text of a safety program designed for a municipality

Municipal Safety Program - Canada [18427] ?

For a safety program for employees of a municipality

Municipal Safety Program Self Assessment Checklist [pdf] [36412] ?

A checklist to assist with an audit of a safety program for a municipality

Municipalities: Safety Materials [29987] ?

Deal with a wide range of public and employee safety issues such as firefighter safety, emergency managment and more

Updated Nail Salon Safety [20359] ?

Steps to a Safe Nail Salon

NIOSH Industry Safety [40745] ?

Safety and health guidance by industry from NIOSH

Painting Operations Safety Rules [18402] ?

General safety rules

Petroleum Industry Safety - Canada [18978] ?

Information on petroleum safe work practices and more

Petroleum Industry Safety Resources [22058] ?

On safety practices for the petroleum industry

Pollution Prevention by Industry [26879] ?

Industry-specific pollution prevention guidance

Postal Employees Guide to Safety [pdf] [18419] ?

Safety rules for postal employees

Public Events Safety Regulations [24904] ?

Example of a safety policy related to public events, decorations, floats, etc.

Public Sector: Guidelines for Occupational Safety and Health Programs [21135] ?

For public sector employers in setting up an Occupational Safety and Health Program

Railroad Cars and Equipment [18739] ?

Descriptions & photos of rail equipment

Recreational Activity Safety [25272] ?

Swimming,festivals, floats and more

Recycled Paper Industry Safety [pdf] [25782] ?

United Kingdom study provides guidance on safety related to recycling paper (pdf)

Retail Industry Health & Safety [20697] ?

Health and safety tips for retail workers

Retailers and Crowd Management Safety [pdf] [36281] ?

Reducing crowd-related injuries druing special retail sales and promotional events

Risk Resources for Health Care [40516] ?

Safety materials for home care, independent living, assisted living, nursing facilities

Rocking Chair Safety [16940] ?

Do you know which rocking chair is best for your nursery?

Roofers Asphalt Fume Exposures [20704] ?

Current practices for reducing exposure

Rubber Products Manufacturing Industry [280] ?

Hazard review of the rubber products manufacturing industry

School Environmental Safety and Health [22619] ?

Environmental health program materials for schools

School Health Policies and Programs Study [25308] ?

A national survey periodically conducted to assess school health policies

Updated School Safety Guidelines and Regulations [20362] ?

All schools share common safety issues

School Safety Model Policies [22390] ?

Injury & Illness Prevention Program for California schools

Schools - Reducing Mercury [pdf] [26880] ?

Action steps for buildings and grounds superintendents

Schools: Common Safety Hazards Found in Public Schools [6641] ?

Controlling safety and health hazards commonly found in schools

Schools: Healthy Futures [6652] ?

Health and safety issues in schools

Scrap Metal Recycling Facility Metals Exposures [pdf] [27695] ?

For workers cutting scrap metal with oxygen and propane torches

Screen Printing Ink Safety [18875] ?

A guide to graphics ink safety

Sewerage Treatment Plant Health Hazards [6633] ?

Outlines the occuupational health standards, hazards, and controls

Traumatic Occupational Injuries [20911] ?

Acute trauma at work in the USA

United Kingdom: Ceramics Industry Hazards at Work [20347] ?

Advice created for United Kingdom ceramics industry on personal protective equipment, etc

United Kingdom: Docks Industry Hazards at Work [669] ?

Advice created for United Kingdom docks industry for safety advice in ports and in dock work

United Kingdom: Hotel Safety [pdf] [23888] ?

A list of potential worker safety hazards

United Kingdom: Motor Vehicle Repair Shops [20348] ?

Series of safety information sheets for repair garages

United Kingdom: Offshore Hazards at Work [20354] ?

Advice created for United Kingdom employers - helicopter travel, safety zones, etc.

United Kingdom: Paper & Board Industry [20345] ?

Series of safety fact sheets for the paper and board industry

United Kingdom: Plastics Industry Hazards at Work [17314] ?

Safety information sheets cover the hazards of working in the plastics industry

United Kingdom: Printing Hazards at Work [20355] ?

Advice created for United Kingdom employers - series of safety fact sheets

United Kingdom: Retail Safety [23887] ?

Here are general pointers to increase safety in a retail store

United Kingdom: Rubber Industry Dust and Fume Control [20349] ?

Advice created for United Kingdom rubber industry on personal protective equipment, etc

United Kingdom: Sewage Industry Hazards at Work [15365] ?

Safety information sheets related to working with sewage

United Kingdom: Textiles Hazards at Work [20350] ?

Advice created for United Kingdom textile industry on dyes, manual handling, etc

United Kingdom: Woodworking Industry Hazards at Work [20351] ?

Advice created for United Kingdom woodworking industry on dusts, machinery, noise etc

Warehouse & Loading Dock Safety [3744] ?

Proper equipment, proper training, and enforcement of safe operating procedures

Warehouse Safety [16117] ?

Common hazards and their controls

Updated Wastewater-Treatment Facility Safety Guidelines [20363] ?

Primary safety concerns of the wasterwater treatment industry

Western Australia: Industry Based Information [13431] ?

Safety information relevant to specific industries

Wood Products Industry Safety [27802] ?

Safety and health information related to logging, sawmills, woodworking, etc.

Woodworking Hazards 101 [26012] ?

Quizzes and videos

Related Categories & Information

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Environment / Industries
Environmental law requirements for specific industries

Ergonomics / Patient Handling
Patient transfer techniques, use of lift equipment, patient transfer teams

Fleet / Industries
Fleet hazards and recommended controls related to various industries

Fleet / Trucking
Safety and the trucking industry

Industrial Hygiene / Labs
Chemical Hygiene Plans, standard operating procedures, lab safety programs, etc.

OSHA / Construction
OSHA technical resources on construction

OSHA / Industries
OSHA's technical resources for various industries

Risk Mgt / Industries
Risk management advice for specific industries

Safety / Agriculture
Large number of agriculture safety bulletins, including dust hazards and control

Safety / Amusement Industry
Safety resources for the amusement industry - carnivals, etc.

Safety / Arts
Health and safety for art classes, theaters, schools, and entertainment industry

Safety / Construction
Workplace safety and health resources for construction hazards

Safety / Restaurants
Safety talks and information for restaurants and food operations

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