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1-Bromopropane (1-BP) OSHA/NIOSH

1-Bromopropane (1-BP) is a solvent that is used in degreasing, dry cleaning, spray adhesives, and aerosol solvents. Occupational exposure to 1-BP has been linked to neurological illnesses. Animal studies show that 1-BP may also cause cancer and reproductive disorders. Controls and personal protective equipment are available to protect workers from 1-BP exposure.

7/2013


2993-10

Aerial lift hydraulics fire hazard

3/2007


2993-09

Asbestos in automotive brake and clutch repair work

1/2007


2993-24

Asphyxiation in pits - Potential confined space problem

8/2013


2993-11

Blades for cut-off type industrial saws (Fire Service)

4/2007


2993-04

Carbon monoxide poisoning from an internal combustion engine

11/2005


2993-29

Chain shot in logging hazard

4/2013


2993-13

Christmas trees harvesting, processing, and loading

9/2007


2993-17

Combustible dust

5/2008


Condor aerial device outrigger failure Federal OSHA

8/2002


2993-06

Confined Spaces - Winery Vessels

2/2014


2993-28

Crowding the rigging

8/2012


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Crushing hazards associated with dumpsters and rear-loading trash trucks Federal OSHA

The purpose of this Safety and Health Information Bulletin is to inform employers and employees, who use rear-loading trash trucks to empty dumpsters, of the hazards associated with not properly securing the dumpster's trunnion bars and failing to take other safety precautions during the emptying process.

12/2003


2993-12

Diacetyl and flavorings

3/2008


2993-07

Diisocyanates in Spray-on (truck) Bed Liners

12/2006


2993-05

Electrical hazard - Call before you dig!

6/2000


2993-27

Engulfment and suffocation in grain bins

10/2011


2993-31s

Equipo para la cosecha de avellanas

Describe los peligros en el proceso de la cosecha de avellanas y provee una guía para el desarrollo de operaciones seguras.

5/2016


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Exposure to hazards associated with temporary enclosures Federal OSHA

5/2002


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Farm tractor use to move large bales NIOSH

NIOSH Hazard alert: Hazards Associated with Using Farm Tractors to Move Large Bales

7/2001


2993-31

Filbert harvesting equipment

4/2016


2993-25

Garbage trucks - Lockout/Tagout failure

8/2013


2993-03

Gravity kills, be alert for fall hazards

6/2006


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Guidance For Controlling Potential Risks To Workers Exposed to Class B Biosolids NIOSH

This guidance is intended only for controlling health risks to workers from Class B biosolids during handling and land application.

7/2002


2993-26

Hair smoothing products and formaldehyde

10/2010


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Hazardous Dust Control During Tuckpointing NIOSH

NIOSH Hazard Alert: Hazardous Dust Control During Tuckpointing

9/2008


Hazards of inadequately securing hydraulic excavator Federal OSHA

7/2005


Hazards of misusing wire form anchorage connectors for fall protection Federal OSHA

9/2004


2993-22

Hydrofluoric (HF) acid in commercial cleaners for vehicles

4/2009


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Ignition hazard from drilling into sealed frames of agricultural equipment NIOSH

NIOSH Hazard alert: Ignition hazard from drilling into sealed frames of agricultural equipment

7/1998


Incorrectly refurbished circuit breakers Federal OSHA

8/2011


Key switch controlled elevating and rotating aerial lifts Federal OSHA

4/2002


2993-15

Lathe operation safety

3/2015


2993-19

Lime sulfur reacts to form deadly hydrogen sulfide gas

4/2013


2993-14

Liquid propane tanks and heaters used in construction

4/2008


2993-02

Metal halide lights

2/2005


2993-30

Methylene Chloride - bathroom fixture refinishing

7/2013


2993-18

Nose Guards for cut-off, inverted swing cut-off, and similar saws

6/2008


2993-08s

Peligro de quemaduras causadas por reguladores recargados

Describe como evitar accidentes causados por la explosión de los reguladores mientras se usan sopletes de oxiacetileno.

Danger of Regulator Burnout
Describes how to avoid accidents caused by regulator burnout when using oxygen acetylene torches.

10/2008


2993-21

Pneumatic nail gun use

3/2009


Potential hazards associated with the refurbishing of gas meters Federal OSHA

10/2001


Potential health hazards associated with the process of compounding medications from pharmaceutical grade ingredients Federal OSHA

12/2001


Preventing adverse health effects from exposure to beryllium in dental laboratories Federal OSHA

5/2002


2993-20

Refueling gas cans inside pickup truck beds with liners

12/2008


2993-08

Regulator burnout danger

9/2006


2993-23

Restaurant hazards

9/2009


Total flooding carbon dioxide (CO2) fire extinguishing system Federal OSHA

12/2001


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Traffic hazards to Fire Fighters while working along roadways NIOSH

Any fire fighter working along any type of roadway runs the risk of being struck by a motorist.

6/2001