General Information

Date Added Resource Source
Aug 2015

Overlapping Vulnerabilities: The Occupational Health and Safety of Young Immigrant Workers in Small Construction Firms

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) are the initiators of an intervention effort to reach workers experiencing overlapping occupational safety and health (OSH) vulnerabilities in small construction businesses.

Feb 2014

NIOSH Workplace Safety and Health Topics: Nail Gun Safety

This page addresses things employers and workers can do to prevent nail gun injuries.

Dec 2013

Prevention Videos (v-Tools): Construction Hazards

These videos are intended to assist how to identify, reduce, and eliminate construction-related hazards.

May 2011

OSHA Outreach Training Program: Construction Focus Four Training

The Construction Focus Four Training consists of lesson plans on each of the Focus Four Hazards: Falls; Caught in or between; Electrocution, and Struck by.

Feb 2011

NIOSH: Construction

This NIOSH topic page provides direct links to additional construction topic pages.

Apr 2008

Construction Solutions

"Construction Solutions" is CPWR's (Center for Construction Research and Training)new online database to provide contractors, owners, engineers, and construction workers free and easy access to information on construction hazards and ways to reduce or eliminate them.

Dec 2005

Construction Industry Quick Start

The quick start construction module provides a step-by-step guide to help employers and workers in the construction industry comply with OSHA's construction standards.

Apr 2003

Hazard Alerts from the Center to Protect Workers' Rights (CPWR)

English and Spanish versions available at this link.

Apr 2003

OSHA Assistance for the Construction Industry

This page provides direct links to OSHA Construction Standards and agency policies.

Jan 2003

Electronic Library of Construction Occupational Safety & Health (eLCOSH)

Search items by hazard, trade, job site or other on this electronic database of construction safety and health topics.