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Toolbox Talk: Extension Cord Safety

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Extension Cords addresses the risks associated with loose and uncovered cords. The resource includes a brief case example, st...

Toolbox Talk: Electric Power

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Electric Power addresses the risks associated with working near or with electricity. The resource includes a brief case examp...

Toolbox Talk: Electric Wiring Safety

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Electric Wiring Safety addresses the risks associated with working near electrical hazards, a brief case example, steps to pr...

Toolbox Talk: Lockout/Tagout: Electrically Powered Equipment

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Lockout/Tagout addresses the risks associated with unattended electrically-powered equipment injuring workers. The resource i...

Toolbox Talk: Overhead Power Lines

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Overhead Power Lines addresses the risks associated with operating equipment such as cranes, cherry pickers, and high lifts....

Toolbox Talk: Power Saws

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Power Saws addresses the risks associated with operating power saws. The resource includes a brief case example, steps to pre...

Toolbox Talk: Arc Welding and Electrical Safety

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Arc Welding and Electrical Hazards addresses the risks associated with working with arc welders. The resource includes a brie...

Good temporary lighting

This image shows good use of temporary lighting and proper storage of materials prior to use....

Health and Safety Aspects of the Construction Industry

This was a presentation in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health's Anna Baetjer Course on Occupational Health. It was provided by Bruce...

Keeping Workers Safe During Hurricane Sandy Cleanup and Recovery

This OSHA Factsheet from November 2012 reviews the potential hazards posed to workers cleaning up the damage from Hurricane Sandy and recommends prote...