Safety Resources

Creating a Safe Jobsite

Learn more about worksite safety using these great resources:

The Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR)

Research, Training, and Service programs specifically addressing the construction industry.

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Work Safety Blog from Blog4Safety

Regularly updated blog aimed at increasing safety awareness at home and on the worksite by providing articles with safety tips and accident prevention.

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American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP)

ASSP's Professional Safety journal has been sharing the latest technical knowledge and practical guidance to identify hazards, protect people, prevent injuries, and improve work environments.

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National Safety Council (NSC)

Information and training on safety at work. Also publishes the magazine Safety + Health, with all archives available online categorized by industry.

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Toolbox Topics

A wide range of safety topics broken down into simple, easy to understand details.

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Department of Transportation (DOT)

A useful resource for finding the most up-to-date information on transportation safety.

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Virginia Department of Labor and Industry (DOLI)

The administrative department for Virginia's occupational safety and health regulations and programs (VOSH).

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Construction Safety Videos on YouTube

There are a collection of videos on YouTube with tips for construction safety. They can be found by searching for "construction safety".

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National Institute for Occupation Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Information from national and world leaders on how to prevent workplace illnesses and injuries, including industry specific information.

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U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)

OSHA is the most comprehensive safety website with seemingly unlimited amounts of training materials and the best explanatory material on safety rules.

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Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

Although some state laws may differ, the Washington DOLI has a library of safety articles and tips organized by topic.

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