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Women in the Construction Workplace: Providing Equitable Safety and Health Protection

Study and recommendations based on the work of the ACCSH Health and Safety of Women in Construction. The focus is on the prevalence of a hostile workp...

How We Can Better Learn from Electrical Accidents

Discusses the benefits of having a large database of information about electrical safety accidents and near-misses to help make decisions on equipme...

World Trade Center New Employee Orientation

An in-depth training program for new employees at the World Trade Center Site, covering topics such as PPE wear, hazards of the site and emergency pro...

Electrical Safety: Safety & Health for Electrical Trades (Student Manual)

Student manual on electrical safety with information on recognizing, evaluating and avoiding hazards related to electricity....

Aerial Lift Safety in Construction

Provides information on the causes of deaths on various types of aerial lifts, the trades most often involved and suggestions to avoid death and injur...

Why Are So Many Construction Workers Being Electrocuted?

Information on the number of deaths from electrocution for both electricians and non-electricians, the causes of the deaths, and preventative measures...

Lockout/Tagout

This CPWR Hazard Alert on Lockout/Tagout describes the dangers of not following lockout/tagout procedures and discusses the steps that should be taken...

NIOSH Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (FACE) Program

Link to the section of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health’s website that contains their FACE reports (Fatality Assessment and...

Motor Starter Circuits and Lockout/Tagout

An advisory warning that manual motor controllers not be used as disconnect switches as they may result in electrocution....

Improving Safety Can Save You Money

Provides data on the financial benefits of improving safety with information on direct and indirect costs of injuries and illnesses....