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ABCs of Construction Site Safety

4878

Identifies 26 workplace safety topics for construction-industry employers. Includes construction-industry rules and summaries of compliance requirements.

4878 guidebook

Asbestos - Rules of Abatement

2129

Covers what construction employers need to know about asbestos removal and maintenance based on Oregon OSHA's asbestos standard for the construction industry: 1926.1101.

2129 guidebook

Cold stress card

3336

A description of the symptoms of frostbite and hypothermia, with instructions on how to help sufferers.

3336 card

Construction Ergonomics - Protect Your Back and Your Future

4844a

Musculoskeletal disorders are the leading cause of time-loss injuries for construction workers. This pamphlet offers tips you can implement today to protect yourself and your workers from costly soft tissue injuries, specific to the back.

4844a brochure

Construction Ergonomics - Protect Your Shoulders and Your Neck and Your Future

4844b

Musculoskeletal disorders are the leading cause of time-loss injuries for construction workers. This pamphlet offers tips you can implement today to protect yourself and your workers from costly soft tissue injuries, specific to the shoulders and neck.

4844b brochure

Construction Ergonomics: Protect Your Knees and Your Future

4844c

Musculoskeletal disorders are the leading cause of time-loss injuries for construction workers. This pamphlet offers tips you can implement today to protect yourself and your workers from costly soft tissue injuries, specifically knee injuries.

4844c brochure

Cranes and derricks in construction

4927

Covers Oregon OSHA's construction requirements for cranes and derricks. Also hightlights eight common crane accidents, describes why they happen, and includes the requirements that can prevent them from happening.

4927 guidebook

Escaleras Portátiles: Como usarlas sin sufrir caídas

3083s

Describe las prácticas de seguridad en el uso de escaleras portátiles.

Portable Ladders: How to use them so they won't let you down
Describes safe work practices for using portable ladders.

3083s guidebook

Excavations

2174

Covers excavation safe practices and Oregon OSHA's safety requirements for excavation work.

2174 guidebook

Fall Protection for the Construction Industry

2824

Covers fall protection concepts and Oregon OSHA's fall-protective rules for Oregon construction-industry employers.

2824 guidebook

Fall Protection: Options for specialty contractors

2824ce

This short guide describes solutions to fall-protection problems that tradespeople such as electricians, drywall installers, and glaziers face every day. The guide emphasizes the importance of planning, supervision, and training; it includes options for protecting employees who work on roofs, in attics, and on established floors.

2824ce brochure

Fall Protection: Options for specialty contractors - Russian language

2824cr

This short guide describes solutions to fall-protection problems that tradespeople such as electricians, drywall installers, and glaziers face every day. The guide emphasizes the importance of planning, supervision, and training; it includes options for protecting employees who work on roofs, in attics, and on established floors.

2824cr brochure

Fall Protection: Safe practices for setting and bracing wood trusses and rafters

2824ae

Describes how to eliminate or minimize fall hazards for workers who set and brace wood trusses and rafters.

2824ae brochure

Fall Protection: Safe practices for setting and bracing wood trusses and rafters (Russian)

2824ar

Describes how to eliminate or minimize fall hazards for workers who set and brace wood trusses and rafters.

2824ar brochure

Fall Protection: Safe practices for setting floor joists, sheathing/decking, and constructing exterior walls

2824be

Describes how to eliminate or minimize fall hazards for workers set floor joists, do sheathing/decking work, and construct exterior walls.

2824be brochure

It's not just dust! What you should know about silicosis and crystalline silica

3301

Describes the hazards of crystalline silica, what causes silicosis, and how to prevent it.

3301 guidebook

Lead in construction quick guide

4907

Helps small business owners understand and comply with the requirements of Oregon OSHA?s lead rule for the construction industry, 1926.62.

4907 guidebook

Not designed to be occupied - Oregon OSHA's guide to confined space safety for general industry and construction work

2864

Explains the requirements in Oregon OSHA's confined spaces rule, 437-002-0146.

2864 guidebook

Portable ladders: How to use them so they won't let you down

3083

Describes safe work practices for using portable ladders.

3083 guidebook

Protección Contra Caídas: Opciones para contratistas especializados

2824cs

Describe soluciones a los problemas en la protección contra caídas a las cuales se enfrentan diariamente profesionistas tal como electricistas, instaladores de tabla roca, y vidrieros.

Fall Protection: Options for specialty contractors
Describes solutions to fall-protection problems that trades people such as electricians, drywall installers, and glaziers face every day.

2824cs brochure

Protección Contra Caídas: Prácticas seguras para instalación de vigas en el piso, trabajos de revestimiento de cubiertas y construcción de paredes exteriores

2824bs

Describe como eliminar o reducir los peligros de caídas para trabajadores que instalan vigas en el piso, hacen trabajos de revestimiento de cubiertas y construcción de paredes exteriores.

Fall Protection: Safe practices for setting floor joists, sheathing/decking, and constructing exterior walls
Describes how to eliminate or minimize fall hazards for workers who set floor joists, do sheathing/decking work, and construct exterior walls.

2824bs brochure

Protect your back and your future (poster)

4844-poster

Tips for construction workers on preventing back injuries.

4844-poster poster

Silica - An Oregon OSHA pocket reference

3301a

A quick pocket reference guide for addressing silica safety and health concerns

3301a reference

Supported scaffolds for the construction industry

4904

Describes construction industry best practices for using supported scaffolds and covers requirements for supported scaffolds.

4904 guidebook

Tarjeta de Estrés por el Calor

3333s

Describe los síntomas de agotamiento por el calor e insolación, con instrucciones en cómo ayudar a los afectados.

Heat Stress Card
Describes symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke, with instructions on how to help those affected.

3333s card

Tarjeta de Estrés por el Frío

3336s

Describe los síntomas de congelación parcial y la hipotermia, con instrucciones en cómo ayudar a los afectados.

Cold Stress Card
Describes symptoms of frostbite and hypothermia, with instructions on how to help those affected.

3336s card

Underground Construction (tunneling)

2135

An overview of Oregon OSHA's requirements for underground construction.

2135 guidebook|web only

Vehicle safety for small businesses in the construction industry

4767

Covers vehicle safety best practices for small-business owners and their emplyees.

4767 guidebook

 

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