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OSHA Quick Card: Portable Ladder Safety Tips

Brief description of how to safely use a portable ladder and avoid a fall-related injury....

OSHA Quick Card: Top Four Construction Hazards

Brief description of the top four causes of construction fatalities: falls, struck by, caught in between, and electrocution, and steps to prevent a fa...

Hexavalent Chromium Exposure Control (HexChEC) Exposure Assessment Tool for Stainless Steel Welders

Poster/handout as part of HexChEC, a training package with instructor guide, poster and six videos on hexavalent chromium exposure monitoring results,...

Fact Sheet: NIOSH Recommendations for Limiting Potential Exposures of Workers to Asbestos Associated with Vermiculite from Libby, Montana

Report about health effects caused by vermiculite contaminated with asbestos from mines in Libby Montana. Much of this vermiculite was used in the man...

Scaffold Safety For Residential Construction Contractors

A handout with illustrations providing information on how to safely build and use a scaffold, with a focus on residential construction....

FALLS: The Leading Killer on Construction Sites

A handout with illustrations for residential workers debunking myths about the risks of falling and issues with using fall protection. Part of a colle...

Urgent Safety Alert (2008/006): Scissor Lift Failure

Alert issued by the Kier Group concerning an accident on one of their sites involving a 1999 model Skyjack type 8841 Scissor Lift MEWP that collapsed...

Defective Fall Protection: 6' Capital Safety (Protecta) anchorage connector for fall protection

Safety alert issued on the 6’ Capital Safety- (Protecta) anchorage connector, based on a defect found by an Ironworkers using this equipment for fal...

California Hazard Alert - Diesel Engine Exhaust

Brochure explaining the health hazards associated with exposure to diesel engine exhaust, how to identify if you are at risk, and how to reduce exposu...

Dry Cutting & Grinding is Risky Business

Brochure on New Jersey’s probation on dry cutting, the risks and precautions. Produced by the Department of Health and Senior Services....