Resources

Our Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers makes no warranty implied or expressed to the accuracy, completeness, or relevance of any information provided in the sites shown below. These links are provided for informational purposes only.

News

Crane Safety News

HIOSH Webpage

DLIR/HIOSH Construction Safety Video

DLIR/HIOSH Drug Free Workplace Webpage

OSHA Establishment Search Page (look up OSHA/HIOSH citations)

safetyXchange

ASSE Safety Professional Career Guide

BCSP Career Center

Hawaii Injury Prevention Plan (HIPP)

Honolulu GIS

Hawaii Statewide Hazard Mitigation Forum

Weather Ready – preparation for weather threats and 1-click weather

Professional Development CSP – Certified Safety Professional / ASP – Associate Safety Professional

CIH – Certified Industrial Hygienist/ CAIH – Certifed Associate Industrial Hygienist

OHST – Occupational Health & Safety Technologist / CHST – Construction Health & Safety Technician / STS – Safety Trained Supervisor in Construction

CHMM – Certified Hazardous Materials Manager

CET – Certifed Environmental Safety and Health Trainer

ARM – Associate in Risk Management

REM – Registered Environmental Manager

CEHT – Certified Envrionmental Health Technician

CEP – Certified Environmental Professional

CHCM – Certified Hazard Control Manager

CPE – Certifed Professional Ergonomist CHFP  – Certifed Human Factors Professional AEP – Associate Ergonomics Professional AHFP – Associate Human Factors Professional CEA – Certified Ergonomics Associate

Health and Safety

Drug & Alcohol Information DASIS The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. With links to other related sites. Drug and Alcohol Services Information System

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Dedicated to informing the public about the dangers of asbestos exposure and asbestos-related illnesses such as mesothelioma. On the site, they also have more information on Veterans & Mesothelioma as well as Asbestos Sites by State

MSDS Links A huge number of different Material Safety Data Sheets are available in electronic format. Many of these sites contain both generic (pure substance) and specific (manufacturer’s products) MSDS. A perfect resource to help get the information you need.

Operation Safe Site A site dedicated to the safety of construction jobsites.

Safety Line SafetyLine is an on-line information service provided by WorkSafe Western Australia . Their safety information is international in its application, and they are good links to other safety resources.

Safety on Line SafetyOnline Worldwide is a source of information and services for the Safety Professional. This site provides another good source of links to safety and health resources.

The Safety Yardstick Dupont Safety Resources has developed this web page to help you estimate your companies annual injury costs, including direct and indirect costs.

Trade and Professional Organizations

WISE Women in Safety Engineering

AGC of America Associated General Contractors of America Homepage.

SCISSSouthern California Industrial Safety Society

ANSI American National Standards Institute (ANSI) serves as administrator and coordinator of voluntary standardization. The institute is a private, nonprofit membership organization supported by private and public sector organizations. ANSI does not itself develop American National Standards (ANSs). Rather it facilitates development by establishing consensus among qualified groups.

API American Petroleum Institute. API is the major national trade association representing the entire petroleum industry: exploration and production, transportation, refining, and marketing.

ASSE American Society of Safety Professionals. ASSE is the world’s oldest and largest professional safety organization. Its 33,000 members manage, supervise and consult on safety, health and environmental issues in industry, insurance, government and education.

BCSP Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) was organized as a peer certification board with the purpose of certifying practitioners in the safety profession. Their designation “CSP” is a designation recognizing a safety professional.

IADC International Association of Drilling Contractors.

LIOGA Louisiana Independant Oil and Gas Association. Your one stip source for complete information on Louisiana ‘s oil and gas industry.

NESF National Electrical Safety Foundation. The NESF is the only organization exclusively devoted to electrical safety education and awareness. A not-for-profit foundation, the NESF promotes electrical safety in the home, school, and workplace through education.

NSC National Safety Council’s (NSC) mission is “to educate and influence society to adopt safety, health and environmental policies, practices and procedures that prevent and mitigate human suffering and economic losses arising from preventable causes”.

PETEX University of Texas at Austin, Petroluem Continuing and Extended Education Service.

Crane Safety Produced by Barth’s Crane service, this site has a great selection of crane specific web sites.

Crane Works This site provides safety and technical information for crane specific web sites.

ENR Engineering News Record’s (ENR). The weekly construction and engineering magazine’s website.

ACGIH American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists

AIHAAmerican Industrial Hygiene Association

Government Sites

All Federal Regulations This link places you at the search page for any federal regulation you are interested in reading. This page will also let you search for Federal Registers. However, Federal Registers are easier to find if you use the other site specifically listed for that purpose.

BLS Home Data Page From this web site you can find all BLS published statistics. Once at this page, click on “Selective Access”. Scroll down to: “Safety and Health Statistics”. Under the subsection: “Occupational injuries and illnesses: industry data (1989-current)” select “Public Data Query”. Once there, you will be asked 5 questions that will focus your search to the exact statistics you are after.

BLS Home Page Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Home Page. This link provides access to their entire site.

CCOHS The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) promotes a safe and healthy working environment by providing information and advice about occupational health and safety.

CDC Center for Disease Control (CDC), promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.

DOT’s Hazmat Homepage Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Office of Hazardous Material Safety’s mission is to promulgate a national safety program that will minimize the risks to life and property inherent in commercial transportation of hazardous materials.

EPA Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Federal Register Updates This link gives you access to all Federal Registers. You can search by Type (such as “final rules”), Date, FR Number or Standard Number.

National Archives and Records Administration This page links you to ALL of the Federal CFR’s (Code of Federal Regulations).

NavSea This is a link fo the NavSea standards. All those working on US Naval vessels must follow these.

NHSTA National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), is responsible for reducing deaths, injuries, and economic losses resulting from motor vehicle crashes.

Niosh Homepage The National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH).

OSHA Citation Statistics This OSHA site supplies OSHA standards cited by an individual establishment, by SIC code or major division.

OSHA Home Page This is OSHA’s main website, based out of Washington , DC . It is user friendly and updated frequently. There is a multitude of links and search possibilities.

OSHA Saves Lives Article demonstrating examples of instances where following OSHA safety standards has saved lives.

OSHA Recordkeeping OSHA’s Recordkeeping guidelines and information.

OSHA Technical Index OSHA’s Technical Subject Homepage.

SIC (Standard Industry Classification) Search To search for industry statistics accumulated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on their website, you need to know the specific industry SIC code. If you don’t know the specific one you want, use this site to find it.

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), is an independant federal regulatory agency created to “protect the public against unreasonable risks of injuries and deaths associated with consumer products.”

U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) DOT has put together a good site for transportation specific information. Various links are provided as well as access to published info by the DOT.

Hawaii State Sites

HIOSH State of Hawaii’s Hawaii Industrial Occupational Safety and Health Division (HIOSH).

DLIR State of Hawaii’s Department of Labor and Industrial Relations

CIVIL DEVENCE State of Hawaii’s Civil Defense 3949 Diamond Head Rd., Honolulu HI, 96816, (808) 733-4300 hscd@scd.hawaii.gov

RED-CROSS The Hawaii State Chapter of the American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness