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  1. Environmentally Preferable Janitorial Cleaning Products for Commerical Applications (PDF) (Stopwaste)
    >  This guide is intended to provide strategies and resources to help government agencies, schools, businesses and other organizations make the transition to environmentally preferrable cleaning products.

  2. Napo's films (European Agency for Safety and Health at Work)
    >  The Napo series of films are produced in computer graphics. They feature characters in the world of work, faced with safety issues.

  3. California FACE worker fatality investigations (CDPH)
    >  Videos from the California Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (FACE) program

  4. WorkSafe BC YouTube video site (WorkSafe Online - Workers' Compensation Board of BC)
    >  WorkSafeBC started delivering videos and slide shows via YouTube to make safety resources more accessible in every region of the province.

  5. NIOSH Infographic Keep workers safe on the road (PDF) (NIOSH)
    >  This infographic covers the human and economic impact of work-related crashes.

  6. Veterinary Safety and Health (NIOSH)
    >  This NIOSH website offers recommendations for Veterinary Employers including hazard prevention, controls, worker training and more.

  7. Safety Checklists for the Homecare Industry (PDF) (Lockton Companies)
    >  This article, written by Lori Severson and Dr. Robyn Gershon addresses the usefulness of checklists to enhance workplace safety in the homecare indusry.

  8. OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Nursing Homes and Personal Care Facilities (OSHA)
    >  This website provides information related to nursing and long-term care facilities regarding OSHA standards, hazards and solutions, programs and more.

  9. OSHA Hospital e-Tool: Healthcare Wide Hazards Gluteraldehyde (OSHA)
    >  Glutaraldehyde is a toxic chemical that is used as a cold sterilant to disinfect and clean heat-sensitive medical, surgical and dental equipment.

  10. OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Ethylene Oxide (OSHA)
    >  Access information from OSHA on OSHA Standards, Hazard Recognition, Exposure Evaluation, and Possible Solutions.

  11. OSHA Recommended Guidelines for Safety and Health Programs (OSHA)
    >  OSHA has recently updated the Guidelines for Safety and Health Programs it first released 30 years ago, to reflect changes in the economy, workplaces, and evolving safety and health issues

  12. Reported cases of Hantavirus (CDC)
    >  Through January 6, 2016, a total of 690 cases of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome have been reported in the United States.

  13. OSHA Fact Sheet: Final Rule General Industry Walking-Working Surfaces (PDF) (OSHA)
    >  OSHA’s Final Rule to Update, Align, and Provide Greater Flexibility in its General Industry Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Standards.

  14. NIOSH Talking Safety Curriculum Assessment (NIOSH)
    >  The Talking Safety assessment measures a student’s acquisition of the foundational workplace safety and health skills taught through the NIOSH curriculum.

  15. NIOSH Science Blog: Sleep and Shiftwork (NIOSH)
    >  This blog addresses the first-ever study using a nationally representative sample of the U.S. working population to examine the role of shift work in sleep quality, sleep-related activities of daily living, and insomnia.

  16. NIOSH Science Blog: New Curriculum Helps Workers with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Learn How to Stay Safe on the Job (NIOSH)
    >  The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the Labor Occupational Health Program at the University of California, Berkeley recently published a curriculum to help workers who have and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) learn how to stay safe while they do their jobs.

  17. NIOSH Commercial Fishing Safety (NIOSH)
    >  The following is a chronological list of NIOSH-published and NIOSH-authored publications on commercial fishing safety.

  18. Working with Arthritis (Healthline)
    >  Arthritis can make our jobs more difficult, taking a personal toll that stretches beyond joint pain. These tips can help alleviate pain.

  19. OSHA Safety and Health Topics: AEDs in the Workplace (OSHA)
    >  Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) are an important lifesaving technology and may have a role to play in treating workplace cardiac arrest.

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