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Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • OSHA has issued regulations applicable to mass care shelters. These regulations are found in OSHAs Standards for General Industry, 29 CFR 1910, especially in subparts D, E, G, I, J, L, and N.
  • OSHAs Hurricane Recovery website provides disaster workers with recommended best practices on specific tasks in hurricane response and recovery operations.
  • OSHAs Small Business Handbook [261 KB PDF, 56 pages] provides information on setting up a workplace safety and health program and includes detailed checklists to be used for self inspection.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) American Red Cross

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