Related Safety and Health
Communication: A Review of the Science Underpinning the Art of Communication for Health and Safety. OSHA,
(1997, May 23). Reviews the scientific literature
on issues related to effective communication in support of ongoing work
internationally to develop a harmonized system of hazard communication.
OSHA contracted with the University of Maryland to provide this report
which includes their analysis of the literature, as
well as an extensive bibliography on this subject.
Communication (HazCom) Final Rule Single Source Page. Mine Safety and Health
Administration (MSHA). Provides information and resources regarding HazCom for the mining industry.
Safety. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Safety and Health Topic. Contains several useful links on the topic of hazard
Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH),
(2005, September). Provides a source of general industrial hygiene information on
several hundred chemicals/classes for workers, employers, and occupational health professionals.
Master Index of Occupational Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), (1998, August 13). Summarizes information on permissible exposure
limits, chemical and physical properties, and health hazards.
NIOSH Safety Checklist Program for Schools. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Publication 2004-101, (2006, November). Provides information
needed by schools to maintain safe classrooms, shops, and labs for
teachers and students in career-technical education. This information
may also be used by colleges and universities with occupational
safety and health programs.
- NOAA Supports Both Natural And Man-Made Disasters In Its Homeland Security Program. National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration (NOAA). Provides information about the types of assistance
and information available from NOAA whose mission is science, service and
stewardship of the oceans and atmosphere.
- Office of Response and Restoration. Protects coastal and marine resources,
mitigates threats, reduces harm, and restores ecological function and
provides comprehensive solutions to environmental hazards caused by oil,
chemicals, and marine debris.
Data Explorer: Data Web Sites. Provides links which identify the
primary areas of responsibility of NOAA's National Ocean Service (NOS)
and gives a brief description of downloadable data pertaining to
Contaminated Media, Human Health, and Environmental Effects.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Includes information about health,
safety, and risk assessment issues related to Superfund sites and the
hazards related to exposure to contaminants.