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CAL/OSHA GUIA DE BOLSILLO PARA LA INDUSTRIA DE LA CONSTRUCCION

he California Department of Industrial Relations, Department of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) published this Spanish language pocket guide...

La Salud y Seguridad en la Construccion Residencial: Manual de Capacitacion para la Concienciacion

This interactive workbook is based on OSHA 10-hour hazard awareness training for construction workers, includes participatory activities for trainees,...

Ambientes Fríos

This toolbox talk was created by NIOSH and CPWR and covers the dangers of overexposure to cold weather. The design allows workers to view a graphic wh...

Ambientes Calientes

This toolbox talk was created by NIOSH and CPWR and covers the potential hazards of working in hot weather. The design allows workers to view a graphi...

Break time

Construction workers enjoying a well-deserved break. Breaks are a good time for reducing stress and giving the body a rest....

A CPWR toolbox talk on the jobsite

Photo shows 1 of 52 toolbox talks created by CPWR from drafts produced by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health...

Emergency Plan

Every site should have an emergency plan that informs workers where to go in case of an emergency. A map is an easy way to communicate exit routes and...

Rest in shade

OSHA emphasizes the importance of shade in reducing the risk of heat-related illnesses. Cheap canopies are available to provide shade if no natural sh...

Drinking water on a hot job

One of the best ways to avoid heat-related illnesses on a construction job is to drink plenty of water, particularly at the beginning of the summer wh...

Drinking water in the shade

OSHA recommends that, on a hot job, workers drink a liter of water over one hour, which is about one cup every fifteen minutes. The agency's program...