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Trench Collapse Hazard

The danger of a worker being buried in a soil collapse has been known for many years. But in the US and around the world, workers continue to die and...

AEM Pictorial Database

The AEM Pictorial Database was developed to assist designers and technical illustrators in communicating effective safety messages through the use of...

Workers’ Compensation Insurance: A Primer for Public Health

This guidance document came out of NIOSH-sponsored workshops in September 2009 and June 2012 on the use of workers’ compensation data for occupation...

Properly secured compressed gas bottles

OSHA requires securing compressed gas bottles on a construction site with caps firmly in place, like these oxygen bottles at a site in Washington, D.C...

Worker with proper PPE

Worker wearing proper eye protection, hard hat, gloves, harness and a toolbelt...

Toolbox Talk: Boom Truck Safety

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Boom Truck Safety addresses the risks associated with working near boom truck cranes. The resource includes a brief case exam...

Toolbox Talk: Cranes: Stability and Tipping

The second CPWR Toolbox Talk on Cranes addresses tipping and stability. The resource includes a brief case example, steps to prevent a related injury...

Toolbox Talk: Equipment: Falling Objects

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Falling Objects addresses the risks associated with unsecured loads and tools. The resource includes a brief case example, st...

Toolbox Talk: Forklift Safety

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Forklift Safety addresses the risks associated with operating forklifts. The resource includes a brief case example, steps to...

Toolbox Talk: Nail Gun Safety

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Nail Gun Safety addresses the risks associated with operating nail guns. The resource includes a brief case example, steps to...