OSHA Resources

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently issued the compliance directive Inspection Procedures for the Respirable Crystalline Silica Standards

OSHA Updated Summary of Available COVID-19 Resources – 19 JUNE 2020  Page 6 >>>> 

FDA advises consumers not to use any hand sanitizer manufactured by Eskbiochem SA de CV in Mexico, due to the potential presence of methanol (wood alcohol), a substance that can be toxic when absorbed through the skin or ingested-

Focus Four Electrical Hazard Material

Cable trays
Downed electrical wires
Electrical safety factsheet
Electrical toolbox talks
Focus Four campaign letter
Focus Four tips for trainer
Toolbox talks sign sheet format

OSHA has issued a temporary enforcement policy on crane operator certifications from the Crane Institute Certification (CIC)

Winter Weather & Cold Stress

OSHA Top 10 Most Frequently Cited OSHA Standards FY 2019

U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Requests Information on Table 1 of the Silica

OSHA Form 300A – Injury and illness Recordkeeping

Monthly Education

June 18, 2020 OSHA – ASSP Trench Safety Stand-Down Webinar:
Download here

OSHA’s Trenching and Excavation webpage and the National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) Trench Safety Stand Down webpage

June 12, 2020 Council Meeting  PPE Counterfeit Recording  
PPE Counterfeit Slide Deck


  • Respirators purchased in the US. NIOSH-Approved Particulate Filtering Facepiece Respirators >>>
  • Certified Equipment List >>> 
    {Not CBRN, but 84A, particulate filtering, N95}
  • Skin Health Alliance >>>>

FDA: Appendix A: Authorized Respirators:      https://www.fda.gov/media/136663/download

  • June 2020 – CPWR-NIOSH-OSHA -COVID-19 Webinar Series, covering Data-Driven Insights on Job Site Activity A recording of the event is now available on YouTube and a PDF of the slides can be downloaded here.  Playlist on YouTube where all of the webinars in this series will be posted as they are available, which can be accessed here.

The presentation that showed the drop off of hours in the construction industry following the outbreak and shelter-in-place. Procore data (22:00 to 38:00) is very helpful. For real-time data go to //Procore.com/covid-insights

The New England Journal of Medicinelink to a paper published in April that includes a video that shows the impact of a cloth mask on droplet dispersal.  It might be a good training tool.

Multiemployer Worksite Policy and Sasser December 2019

General Industry, Construction & Emergency Services – The Partnership Before You Call 911
November 2019

ANSI standard changes – post MACSC meeting Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) Safety New ANSI A92.22 Safe Use and A92.24 Training Standards effective in December 2019 

October 2019 Selling Safety – Lesson from a former Supervisor

September 2019 Asbestos Awareness  – 

April 2019 “Building to Standard is Not an Option” Pepco Holdings

RecordKeeping 2019 NFPA 70E, 2018