Occupational Health and Safety Videos for Training and Awareness

If you haven’t had the opportunity, check out WorkSafeBC’s YouTube page. With over 400 videos, they have something for everyone and are a great training resource. The subject matter of the videos touches most all areas of occupational health and safety, including:

LOTO and electrical safety GHS Forklifts, powered industrial trucks, and mobile equipment […]

Excavation and Trenching Safety – Handout, Quiz & Answers

The Wisconsin Oil & Gas Industry Safety Alliance has produced a fantastic presentation/handout on excavation and trenching safety, including a quiz with answers. Check out what they put together.

You may encounter trenching and excavation operations on site. Therefore, it is important that you are aware of the potential hazards. By understanding the hazards; […]

OSHA eTools, vTools and eMatrices

OSHA has established a system of tools (eTools and the eMatrices) that are “stand-alone,” interactive, Web-based training tools on occupational safety and health topics. They are highly illustrated and utilize graphical menus. Some also use expert system modules, which enable the user to answer questions, and receive reliable advice on how OSHA regulations apply […]

Free Online Safety and Training Courses

The state of Washington is offering some invaluable online safety and training courses on their website. Topics include:

Accident Investigation Safety Checklists HAZCOM Ergonomics Fall Protection Janitorial Services Job Safety / Hazard Analyses Lockout / Tagout Noise Process Safety Management (PSM) and much more

You can find the courses and modules on […]

Free Online Training Modules in Occupational Hygiene

The Occupational Hygiene Training Association (OHTA), has created a new website, www.OHLearning.com, where free course materials for international occupational hygiene training modules are posted. Find training materials, learn about occupational hygiene, or develop your existing skillset.

Modules currently available include:

Noise Asbestos Measurement of Hazardous Substances Health Effects of Hazardous Substances Control of Hazardous Environments […]

Attend AIHce 2010 Tech Sessions... Virtually

The American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo (AIHce) is the “must attend” event for thousands of industrial hygiene and occupational and environmental health and safety professionals. Spend the day virtually at AIHce and gain:

New perspectives and up-to-date research via phone Guided presentations and abstracts over the web Opportunities to interact via question and answer […]

OSHA Provides New Electric Power eTool

Workers in the electric power industry are potentially exposed to a variety of serious hazards, such as arc flashes (which include arc flash burn and blast hazards), electric shock, falls, and thermal burn hazards that can cause injury and death. This eTool seeks to inform employers of their obligations to develop the appropriate hazard prevention […]

Free Seminar: OH&S Virtual Event 2010

Information provided by OHSonline.com

Register today to attend one of the most comprehensive health & safety events of the season – from the convenience of your own office!

Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to experience our free virtual expo area and learn firsthand from leaders in the health and safety industry about the key trends […]

Free Online Training: Emergency Environmental Spill Response

NOAA’s Office of Response and Restoration has produced a handy online training module for individuals looking to strengthen their knowledge of spills and their effect on the environment. The following scenario describes and oil spill and directs you to the references and data that you can use to determine what natural resources are at risk.

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Online Learning Module: Toxicology Tutor

The National Library of Medicine has produced a three-part series to educate individuals on the basic principles of toxicology. You can go through the tutorials online or download on your computer (see download links below).

Great information for those interested in toxicology, studying for the CIH examination, or as a general refresher.

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