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Grinding Safeguards

Describes safety hazards using grinders, PPE that should be worn and steps that can be taken to reduce hazards....

Surveillance of Construction Workers in North Carolina, Ohio, and Missouri :Summary of Final report to CPWR: January 2001

An in-depth report on the cause of death in construction workers in North Carolina over a 10 year period, including recommendations on improving healt...

Highway-Visibility Apparel

Provides data suggesting that wearing visibility apparel is cost effective as well an important safety precaution....

Standard Offers Increased Visibility to Workers

A DOT administrator explains why he changed to ANSI/ISEA-compliant vests to protect workers in roadway workzones....

Keeping Your Head and Your Life

Describes 3 case studies in which a hardhat saved a worker from serious injury....

CPSC: John Deere Tractor Trailer Recall

John Deere 4000 Ten Series Compact Utility Tractors sold between April 2001 and August 2003 are being recalled due to transmission issues....

Pneumatic Nailer Injuries : A Report on Washington State 1990-1998

A retrospective study of injuries from pneumatic nail guns in Washington State, including advice on engineering controls, administrative controls and...

Crushed/Hit

Provides data on the nature of events resulting in workers being crushed or hit and discusses steps that can be taken to reduce the incidents....

Investigating Accidents

A presentation for a course on accidents, including definitions of accidents, and information on how to identify and handle them and how to find out w...

Preventing Worker Injuries and Deaths from Traffic-Related Motor Vehicle Crashes

An alert on steps that can be taken to reduce injuries and deaths from traffic related crashes, focused on drivers and employers of drivers who work e...