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Health & Safety Resources

Internet Resources

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH ADMINISTRATION (OSHA)

NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH (NIOSH)

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS

AMERICAN INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE ASSOCIATION

NATIONAL SAFETY COUNCIL

SAFETY ONLINE
News and analysis, information on products, etc.

OFFICE OF ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY & HEALTH
From the US Department of Energy

Health & Safety Laws & Regulations

Internet Resources

OSHA COMPLIANCE LINKS
A comprehensive resource for current OSHA standards, regulations, interpretations and compliance guides.

OSHA FEDERAL REGISTER

US CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS
See, in particular, Title 29 (OSHA)

UNITED STATES CODE
Permanent laws of the United States.

LexisNexis Academic (Rensselaer at Hartford login ID and password required)
US Code, Federal case law and state legal information, and full text of 6000 news, trade and legal publications.

OFFICE OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS SAFETY RULES & REGULATIONS

WORKPLACE SAFETY
From the Cornell Legal Information Institute

Print Resources

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, SUBSTANCES & WASTES COMPLIANCE GUIDE
US Department of Transportation, EPA, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations pertaining to hazardous materials.
REF KF 3945 .A35 H3

Research Tips

For information on Environmental Laws & Regulations and Environmental Standards, such as ISO 14000, see Environment Subject Guide.

Hazardous & Toxic Substances

Internet Resources

TOXNET
Databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals and related topics. Maintained by the National Library of Medicine.

AGENCY FOR TOXIC SUBSTANCES AND DISEASE REGISTRY
Information on hazardous substances and their release.

OSHA TECHNICAL LINKS - HAZARDOUS & TOXIC SUBSTANCES
URL: http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/hazardoustoxicsubstances/index.html

OSHA TECHNICAL LINKS - HAZARDOUS WASTE

OSHA TECHNICAL LINKS - PROCESS SAFETY MANAGEMENT

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND SCORECARD

OFFICE OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS SAFETY
From the US Department of Transportation.

Print Resources

HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS DESK REFERENCE
Data on over 5500 potentially hazardous materials.
REF T 55.3 .H3 L49 1991

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, SUBSTANCES & WASTES COMPLIANCE GUIDE
The text of US Department of Transportation, EPA and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations pertaining to harzardous materials.
REF KF 3945 .A35 H3

STANDARD HANDBOOK OF HAZARDOUS WASTE TREATMENT AND DISPOSAL
REF TD 1032 .S73 1989

TOXICS A TO Z: A GUIDE TO EVERYDAY POLLUTION HAZARDS
REF RA 1213 .T76 1991

Ergonomics

Internet Resources

ERGOWEB
Ergonomic issues, including standards and guidelines, case studies, and a buyer's guide.

OFFICE ERGONOMICS
Basic ergonomic issues encountered in the office.

OSHA TECHNICAL LINKS - ERGONOMICS
OSHA publications and enforcement in ergonomics.

Research Tips

See Human-Computer Interaction Subject Guide for resources on user interface design, usability and other HCI topics.

Other Topics in Health & Safety Management

Fire Protection & Safety

NATIONAL FIRE PROTECTION ASSOCIATION

SOCIETY OF FIRE PROTECTION ENGINEERS

Product Safety

CONSUMER PRODUCTS SAFETY COMMISSION

UNDERWRITERS LABORATORIES

Journal, Magazine or Newspaper Articles on Health & Safety Issues

Internet Resources

ProQuest Direct(Rensselaer at Hartford login ID and password required)
Access to ABI/INFORM Global, with articles in over 1,000 business and management periodicals; ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry and ABI/INFORM Dateline with full text of another 1,000 periodicals. Complete text of WALL STREET JOURNAL, HARTFORD COURANT, and separate PROQUEST NEWSPAPERS.

Business Source Premier (EBSCO) (Rensselaer at Hartford login ID and password required)
Full text from scholarly business journals on management, economics, finance, accounting, and international business.

Earth and Environmental Sciences (CSA) (Rensselaer at Hartford login ID and password required)
Citations and abstracts of articles in environmental science and materials toxicity. Also government reports and conference papers.

Biological Sciences (CSA) (Rensselaer at Hartford login ID and password required)
Search citations and abstracts of articles and conference papers in the fields of biology, medicine, bioinformatics and biochemistry.

LexisNexis Academic(Rensselaer at Hartford login ID and password required)
Full text of 6000 news, trade, legal and business publications.

Engineering Village 2 (Rensselaer at Hartford login ID and password required)
Search Compendex and additional resources on engineering and technology.

NASA Technical Report Server
A bibliographic database of technical literature from periodicals, government agencies and conference proceedings.

Ingenta
Journals from a variety of disciplines.

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