Electrical – New Rules from OSHA

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If you deal with electricity, download this stuff RIGHT NOW.  Electricity will kill you, or your people.  These are new publications from OSHA, so you know you better.

You know what to do:

Electrical Power – PPE Requirements

Electrical Power – Fall Protection

Electrical Power – Training Requirements, Other

Electrical Power – Major Changes to the Rule

What did I tell you?  Download them all!

Active Shooter Preparedness

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In light of the events in Orlando, Paris, Brussels, and other areas, here are materials from the US Division of Homeland Security on Active Shooters.

Active Shooter Pocket Card – English

Active Shooter – Poster – English

Active Shooter Pocket Card – Spanish

Active Shooter Poster – Spanish

Active Shooter – Pamphlet

Active Shooter – How to Respond Booklet

Complete Scaffold Training Materials – Including Programs, Toolbox Talks, Videos

Organizing the materials for better use.  Enjoy!  With the videos, click on the video to start, then there will be a drop down in the upper left hand corner – there you will be able to download the video.

Click links below for documents:

A Guide to Scaffold Use in the Construction Industry

Baker Scaffolds Toolbox Talk

Fall From Scaffold – Oregon Talk

Falls from Scaffolds – Toolbox Talk

Guardrails for Scaffolds Toolbox Talk

OSHA Scaffolding Presentation Speaker Notes

Scaffolding – OSHA Guide

Scaffolding Requirements Toolbox Talk

Cold Stress Training Guides and Resources – Free Here!

If it’s cold in Florida where I live, I cannot imagine how it is elsewhere.  Here are free guides and training materials on protecting worker’s from the cold.

Materials from OSHA, CDC, and others.

Click links below for documents:

Cold Stress Quickcard

Cold Weather Checklist

Cold Weather Toolbox Talk

Cold Weather Trainer Guide

Extreme Cold Guide – CDC

Handout – Protecting Yourself from Cold Stress

Bloodborne Pathogens – Free Training Programs, Materials, Training Items.

Big selection of free materials from OSHA and other agencies.

Click links below for documents:

A Guide to Bloodborne Pathogens in the Workplace

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Bloodborne Pathogens

Best Practice Approach for Reducing Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure

Exposure Control Plan for Bloodborne Pathogens

Bloodborne Pathogens – Safety Training Program

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Pathogens Exposure Control Plan – Self Audit Checklist

Bloodborne Pathogens – Model Plans and Programs

Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Incidents Fact Sheet

Complete Fall Protection Training Downloads – All Free

Large selection of fall protection materials.  Various subjects, from OSHA, UK HSE, Oregon OSHA, plus others.

Click links below for documents:

Fall Protection Wallet Card – Spanish

OSHA Fall Protection Toolbox Talks and Trainer Guide

Fall Protection Wallet Card

Falls – Exterior Walls – Residential – English

Falls – Attic – Residential – Spanish

Falls – Exterior Walls – Residential – Spanish

Falls – Floor Joists – Residential – English

Falls – Reroofing – English

Falls – Metal Roofs

Fall Prevention – Training Guide – A Lesson Plan for Employers

Falls – General Protection and Awareness

Falls Through Holes and Openings

Falls – Full Body Harness

Falls – Anchor Points

Falls – Horizontal Lifelines

Falls – Inspecting your Landyard

Falls – Putting on a Harness

Falls – Restraint or Arrest

Falls – Inspecting Harness

Falls – Written Plan

Preventing Falls from Rooftops

Distracted Driving Materials and Resources – Download Here

From various sources including OSHA, Distracted Driving.Gov, NHTSA, and others.  Also included is the link where all USA State cellphone laws are posted.

Click links below for documents:

Cellphone Laws By State:  http://www.iihs.org/iihs/topics/laws/cellphonelaws

Distracted Driving Brochure – OSHA

Distracted Driving Pledge

Distracted Driving Tip Sheet

NHTSA Study Abstract

Sample Employer Policy 2

Sample Employer Policy

Sample Memo to Employees