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Safety Training: Tell Me a Story

This article discusses the social and cultural power of stories, and how they have been used to develop training for skilled blue-collar workers. It i...

3M Recalls Hard Hats Due to Shock Hazard

This recall involves the 3M hard hats sold online. Vented hard hats sold online were marketed to protect against electric shock, but they do not provi...

Temporary Worker Initiative Bulletin No. 4 - Safety and Health Training

This is part of a series of guidance documents developed under the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) Temporary Worker Initi...

OSHA Construction Industry Digest

This updated informational booklet is intended to provide an overview of frequently used OSHA standards in the Construction industry. Employers and em...

Guidebook on Prevention of Mosquito Breeding: Section B, Chapter 3, Construction Sites

The government of Singapore developed a Guidebook on Prevention of Mosquito Breeding in response to an outbreak of Dengue, which is carried by the sam...

OSHA-NIOSH Fact Sheet: Interim Guidance for Protecting Workers from Occupational Exposure to Zika Virus.

OSHA and NIOSH have developed interim guidance for protecting outdoor workers and others from exposure to mosquito-borne infections, including Zika vi...

Alltrade Tools Recalls Ratcheting Tie Downs Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Sam’s Club

This recall involves Snap-on ratcheting tie downs sold in a package of four. The ratchet handle can fail during use, releasing the secured load, posin...

Danger! Power Lines Above

Overhead power lines can prove fatal to workers on aluminum ladders or equipment operators and nearby workers when cranes contact the lines. Warning s...

Avoiding Fatalities: Police Officer Run Over by a Dump Truck

This animated video was based on a NIOSH Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (FACE) accident report (specifically, Massachusetts Case Report: 0...

From 1990-2013, 442 Hispanics Died on the Job in NJ

This infographic provides key information about the 442 Hispanic, primarily construction workers who died in NJ from 1990 to 2013, including their sex...