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OSHA’s Trenching and Excavation Safety

Excavation and trenching are among the most hazardous construction operations. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Excavati...

OSHA Resource for Development and Delivery of Training to Workers

More than 100 of OSHA’s current standards contain requirements for training. Furthermore, a comprehensive workplace safety program needs to include...

Training Requirements in OSHA Standards

This OSHA guidance document excerpts OSHA training requirements from OSHA standards....

Temporary Worker Initiative Bulletin No. 5: Hazard Communication

Temporary workers are entitled to the same protections other workers. This bulletin addresses how to identify who is responsible for providing hazard...

Safety Training: Tell Me a Story

This article discusses the social and cultural power of stories, and how they have been used to develop training for skilled blue-collar workers. It i...

Trainer’s Companion Guide to the Day Laborers’ Health and Safety Workbook

Trainer's guide for conducting hazard awareness training for day laborers using participatory action and peer education as described in the Day Labore...

Construction Safety Checklist

Checklist exercise for immigrant day laborers working in residential construction. This is an activity sheet to accompany additional training material...

About the Safety Checklist for Construction

Short guidance for use of safety and health checklist by day laborer safety liaisons (peer trainers). Please click onto the "Day Laborer Health and Sa...

Temporary Worker Initiative Bulletin No. 4 - Safety and Health Training

This is part of a series of guidance documents developed under the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) Temporary Worker Initi...

The Day Laborers' Health and Safety Workbook - English

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