The following references may be used to assist cleaning industry employers and employees in recognizing potential hazards in the workplace and provide examples of possible
solutions. Selected OSHA Spanish-language publications are referenced below. For a complete list of OSHA's Spanish-language resources, please see Spanish-Language Compliance Assistance Resources.
Janitors and Custodians. Oregon Health and Safety University, Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, (2006).
Removing Graffiti Safely (PDF). Occupational Health Branch of the California Department of Health Services and the University of California, Berkeley, Labor Occupational Health Program, (2004, January). Describes job conditions and chemicals that may be hazardous when removing graffiti.
A Guide to Safety in Confined Spaces. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Workplace Safety & Health Topics. Provides a manual, A Guide to Safety in Confined Spaces, NIOSH Publication No. 87-113. This manual provides information on recognition of confined spaces and their hazards.
All other documents, that are not PDF materials or formatted for the web, are available as Microsoft Office® formats and videos and are noted accordingly. If additional assistance is needed with reading, reviewing or accessing these documents or any figures and illustrations, please also contact OSHA's Directorate of Technical Support and Emergency Management at (202) 693-2300.
**eBooks - EPUB is the most common format for e-Books. If you use a Sony Reader, a Nook, or an iPad you can download the EPUB file format. If you use a Kindle, you can download the MOBI file format.
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