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Technical and Compliance Assistance Materials
OSHA provides and extensive array of materials and services to assist in identifying and controlling workplace hazards. These materials range from topical handouts and publications to interactive web-based tools.
Compliance Assistance and Outreach Links
Safety and Health Information Bulletins
- Hazards of Inadequately Securing Hydraulic Excavator Buckets When Using Quick Coupling Devices (2005)
- Overhead Launching Gantry Crane (for segmental or similar bridge construction (2006)
- Compatibility of Fall Protection Components (2003)
- Hazards Associated with Striking Underground Gas Lines (2003)
- Hazards Associated with Operating Skid-Steer Loaders with Bypassed and/or Improperly Maintained Safety Devices (2009). Also available in Spanish (2009).
- Compactor Rollover Hazard (2008). Also available in Spanish.
- Spanish-We Can Help
- Compliance Assistance: Spanish-Language Compliance Assistance Resources
- Compliance Assistance Quick Start for Hispanic Outreach
- Regional Diverse Workforce/Limited English Proficiency Coordinators Coordinators
- "Exposure to crystalline silica" Information about health risks for construction workers (Exposición a la sílice cristalina - Información sobre riesgos de la salud ara los trabajadores de la construcción) (PDF*). OSHA Publication 3179, (Revised 2003).
Other Publications/Guidance Documents
- Fact Sheets
- Small Business Handbook (PDF). OSHA Publication 2209, (2005).
- Construction Pocket Guide (PDF). OSHA Publication 3252, (2005)
- Assigned Protection Factors for the Revised Respiratory Protection Standard (PDF). OSHA Publication 3352, (2009).
- Teen Worker Poster. Also available in Spanish.
- Trenching Poster. Also available in Spanish.
*Accessibility Assistance: Contact OSHA's Directorate of Technical Support and Emergency Management at (202) 693-2300 for assistance accessing PDF materials.
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.
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