Special Resources » Databases Safety - Hazards
Access to databases specific to individual safety hazards and controls such as glove charts, boating safety, noise limits, etc.
The following is the collection of special resources throughout the library. Click on main category / sub-category for that section of the library OR Click on resource title for immediate access to the resource.
Statistics on highway safety, fatalities, blood alcohol levels, DUI costs, etc.
Motor vehicle accident statistics
How to search for information on public and privately-held companies worldwide
Check to see if a company and its products are UL certified
The following chart lists some of the more common poisonous plants
Electromagnetic field radiation reference materials
Use the FCC ID number of the phone or device to determine RF safety of your phone/device
Chemical Hygiene Plans, standard operating procedures, lab safety programs, etc.
Full text of a laboratory safety manual
Hearing conservation programs, acoustics, hearing protection devices, etc.
In use by a major university
The relationship between noise exposure and hearing loss
Air sampling, technical papers, etc. related to industrial hygiene
NIOSH databases and information resources
Respirator fit, full text of respiratory programs, etc.
Equipment certification databases, respirator users notices, guides to selection, OSHA codes, etc.
OSHA technical resources on safety programs, including motor vehicle safety
Workplace safety publications that can be used for training and implementing safety programs
Boiler and pressure vessel safety materials
Series of safety bulletins related to the repair and maintenance of boilers & pressure vessels
Large number of agriculture safety bulletins, including dust hazards and control
Fact sheets related to agriculture with many relating to safety and the environment
Farm Worker Toilet and Handwashing Facilities and more
Safety resources for the amusement industry - carnivals, etc.
A list of inspectors certified by AIMS International
Resources on boating and marine safety
Series of safety tips for recreational boaters in the United States
US coastal water levels, meteorological observations, and current observations
Crane and hoist safety program materials
Operational considerations for crane safety
FDA regulatory guidance for manufacturers of medical devices
A repository of medical device incident and hazard information
Glove selection guides
Fact sheet provides guidelines on glove selection for chemicals
Safety fact sheets and tips on the safe use of hand and power tools
A series of toolbox talks on the subject
Bulletins, guidance on safety in welding
Example of a policy in use at a major univeristy
Best practices for minimizing delay & enhancing safety in highway construction
Database contains records of traffic control devices and safety technology used in work zones
Safety and health hazard alerts
Fact sheet describes the danger of batteries exploding in flashlights
Safety bulletins & tool box talks for workplace, home, personal & off-the-job
Related to workplace safety and health
Fact sheets on the hazards of physical agents and on safety controls
Safety clip art and photographic images that may be downloaded
US Pharmacopeia graphic images relate medication instructions
Internet databases of workplace safety and health documents, statistics, etc.
Fact Sheets and Tailgate Topics and Other Documents
CDC guidelines for the prevention and control of disease, injuries, and disabilities
Training materials, checklists, lessons learned and much more on construction safety
Access to DOE Office of Scientific and Technical Information databases
A compendium of project summaries and contact information
The NIOSH Resource Database
Hundreds of fact sheets, technical bulletins and guides related to occupational health
Extensive series of safety fact sheets, guidelines, bulletins related to occupational work hazards
Analyses of lessons learned from prior workplace accidents
Links to US Department of Energy lessons learned
Information regarding product recalls, food recalls, motor vehicle recalls, etc.
Database of Consumer Product Safety Commission recalls
Handouts suitable for employee training at job sites
Cover a wide variety of topics
A variety of tool box talks
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