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4878

ABCs of Construction Site Safety

Identifies 26 workplace safety topics for construction-industry employers. Includes construction-industry rules and summaries of compliance requirements.
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2129

Asbestos - Rules of Abatement

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.
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3336

Cold stress card

A description of the symptoms of frostbite and hypothermia, with instructions on how to help sufferers.
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2864

Confined spaces and permit spaces

Explains the requirements in Oregon OSHA's confined spaces rule, 437-002-0146.
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3351

Construction Depot Newsletter


3351 newsletter

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4844a

Construction Ergonomics - Protect Your Back and Your Future

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.
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4844b

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

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.
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4844c

Construction Ergonomics: Protect Your Knees and Your Future

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.
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4927

Cranes and derricks in construction

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.
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3083s

Escaleras Portátiles: Como usarlas sin sufrir caídas

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.
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2174

Excavations

Covers excavation safe practices and Oregon OSHA's safety requirements for excavation work.
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FS25

Fact Sheet: Asbestos

An overview of health hazards associated with asbestos. Briefly describes work classes for asbestos removal, repair and maintenance, and custodial activities. Includes answers to frequently asked questions.
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FS26SP

Fact Sheet: Como usar líneas de advertencia - buenas prácticas en la industria de la construcción

Describe las mejores prácticas para el uso de líneas de advertencia para avisar a los trabajadores que están acercándose al borde desprotegido de un techo, piso, u otra superficie de trabajo.

Using Warning Lines: Construction industry best practices
Describes best practices for using warning lines to alert workers they are approaching an unprotected edge of a roof, floor, or other work surface.
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FS11

Fact Sheet: Confined spaces

Describes the requirements for confined spaces and permit-required confined spaces, including entry procedures and emergency plans.
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fs37

Fact Sheet: Crane standard

This fact sheet covers the scope of Oregon OSHA's new crane standard for the construction industry, including equipment.
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fs38

Fact Sheet: Crane timeline

This fact sheet summarizes important compliance dates in Oregon OSHA's new crane standard for the construction industry.
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FS14

Fact Sheet: Ground-fault circuit interrupters GFCI

Describes GFCI requirements in construction, details how GFCIs protect workers from electrocution, and addresses common errors.
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FS20

Fact Sheet: Hexavalent chromium

Describes the sources of hexavalent chromium, the risks of exposure and those likely to by affected - typically workers who handle pigments containing dry chromate and spray paints and coatings containing chromate, workers who operate chrome plating baths, and those who weld or cut metals containing chromium
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fs42

Fact Sheet: High-visibility safety apparel

Offers guidelines for those who work in streets or highway right-of-ways and are exposed to traffic or construction equipment.
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FS47

Fact Sheet: Lead in construction

Covers the key requirements in 1926.62, Oregon OSHA's lead rule for the construction industry.
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FS18

Fact Sheet: Motor vehicle safety for employers and employees

Motor vehicle safety for employers and employees. Guidelines for an effective driver safety program.
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FS01

Fact Sheet: Noise exposure and hearing conservation

Describes conditions under which an employer is required to have a hearing conservation program in place; discusses noise monitoring, controls, and audiometric testing; includes a brief overview of requirements.
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fs46

Fact Sheet: Power line safety - evaluating the work zone

Provides contractors with a flow chart to help them evaluate a work zone when cranes will be operating within 20 feet of an overhead power line.
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FS04

Fact Sheet: Standard railings for general industry workplaces

Details requirements for guardrails to prevent falls from open-sided floors, platforms, stairway floor openings, and walking or working surfaces that are more than 4 feet above the ground; describes the use of standard railings, stair railings, and toeboards.
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FS26

Fact Sheet: Using Warning Lines: Construction Industry Best Practices

This fact sheet explains construction-industry best practices for using a warning line to alert workers they are approaching an unprotected edge of a roof, floor, or other work surface.
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fs48

Fact Sheet: Water temperatures referenced in Oregon OSHA's rules

Oregon OSHA's rules include requirements to ensure that employers provide workers with cold, cool, tepid, warm, or hot water for drinking, bathing, hand washing, laundering clothes, etc. This fact sheet defines the various water temperature terms.
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2824

Fall Protection for the Construction Industry

Covers fall protection concepts and Oregon OSHA's fall-protective rules for Oregon construction-industry employers.
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2824ce

Fall Protection: Options for specialty contractors

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.
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2824cr

Fall Protection: Options for specialty contractors - Russian language

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.
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2824ae

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

Describes how to eliminate or minimize fall hazards for workers who set and brace wood trusses and rafters.
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2824ar

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

Describes how to eliminate or minimize fall hazards for workers who set and brace wood trusses and rafters.
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2824be

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

Describes how to eliminate or minimize fall hazards for workers set floor joists, do sheathing/decking work, and construct exterior walls.
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2993-10

Hazard Alert: Aerial lift hydraulics fire hazard


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2993-05

Hazard Alert: Electrical hazard - call before you dig!


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2993-03

Hazard Alert: Gravity kills, be alert for fall hazards


2993-03

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2993-14

Hazard Alert: Liquid propane tanks and heaters used in construction


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2993-21

Hazard Alert: Pneumatic nail gun use


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3301

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

Describes the hazards of crystalline silica, what causes silicosis, and how to prevent it.
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4907

Lead in construction quick guide

Helps small business owners understand and comply with the requirements of Oregon OSHA?s lead rule for the construction industry, 1926.62.
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3083

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

Describes safe work practices for using portable ladders.
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2824cs

Protección Contra Caídas: Opciones para contratistas especializados

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.
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2824bs

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

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.
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4844-poster

Protect your back and your future (poster)

Tips for construction workers on preventing back injuries.
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3301a

Silica - An Oregon OSHA pocket reference

A quick pocket reference guide for addressing silica safety and health concerns
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4904

Supported scaffolds for the construction industry

Describes construction industry best practices for using supported scaffolds and covers requirements for supported scaffolds.
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3333s

Tarjeta de Estrés por el Calor

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.
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3336s

Tarjeta de Estrés por el Frío

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.
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Technical Note: Work with LPG and other gaseous fuels


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2135

Underground Construction (tunneling)

An overview of Oregon OSHA's requirements for underground construction.
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4767

Vehicle safety for small businesses in the construction industry

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