Online Resources

 

Workplace Health and Safety Information

The external links below are provided as an additional resource for you.


Federal Government Regulations

State Government Regulations


Federal Government Agencies

  • OSHA – Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • NIOSH – National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
  • EPA – Environmental Protection Agency
  • CDC – Centers for Disease Control
  • BLS – Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • ATSDR – Agency for Toxic Substances Disease Registry

Professional Societies

  • AAOHN – American Association of Occupational Health Nurses
  • ACGIH – American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists
  • ACOEM – American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  • ACPM – American College of Preventive Medicine
  • AIHA – American Industrial Hygiene Association
    • WI-AIHA – Wisconsin Section of the AIHA
  • APIC – Association for Practitioners in Infection Control and Epidemiology
  • ASHRAE – American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers
  • ASSE – American Society of Safety Engineers
  • CSTE – Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists
  • HFES – Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

Professional Certifications

  • ABPM – Board Certification for Occupational Medicine Physicians
  • COHC – Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist
  • CIH – Certified Industrial Hygienist
  • COHN, COHN-S – Certified Occupational Health Nurse
  • CPE, CHFP – Certified Professional Ergonomist
  • CSP – Certified Safety Professional

Online Journals (may require subscriptions)


Testing and Certification Organizations


Organizations that have Published Standards for Workplace Health and Safety

  • ANSI – American National Standards Institute
  • ISO – International Standards Organization
  • API – American Petroleum Institute
  • ASABE – American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers
  • ASHRAE – American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers
  • ASME – American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • ASTM – American Society for Testing and Materials
  • AWS – American Welding Society
  • CGA – Compressed Gas Association
  • IME – Institute of Makers of Explosives
  • NEMA – National Electrical Manufacturers Association
  • NFPA – National Fire Protection Association

Internet Information Resources

  • ToxNet – National Library of Medicine Toxicology Network
  • PubMed – National Library of Medicine Reference Database
  • NGC – National Guideline Clearinghouse (Clinical Information)
  • SIRI – Vermont Safety Information Resources, Inc.
  • OEM – Duke University Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  • Electronic Medical Journals – University of Wisconsin-Madison Health Sciences Library
  • OccHealth – AOHC Internet Learning Center
  • ExToxNet – University of California-Davis Extension Toxicology Network