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Professional Development CSP – Certified Safety Professional / ASP – Associate Safety Professional
- BCSP Website (ASP / CSP)
CIH – Certified Industrial Hygienist/ CAIH – Certifed Associate Industrial Hygienist
- ABIH Website (CIH)
OHST – Occupational Health & Safety Technologist / CHST – Construction Health & Safety Technician / STS – Safety Trained Supervisor in Construction
- CCHEST Website (CHST / OHST / STS / CLCS)
CHMM – Certified Hazardous Materials Manager
ARM – Associate in Risk Management
REM – Registered Environmental Manager
CEHT – Certified Envrionmental Health Technician
CEP – Certified Environmental Professional
CHCM – Certified Hazard Control Manager
CPE – Certifed Professional Ergonomist CHFP – Certifed Human Factors Professional AEP – Associate Ergonomics Professional AHFP – Associate Human Factors Professional CEA – Certified Ergonomics Associate
Health and Safety
Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Dedicated to informing the public about the dangers of asbestos exposure and asbestos-related illnesses such as mesothelioma. On the site, they also have more information on Veterans & Mesothelioma as well as Asbestos Sites by State
Pleural Mesothelioma Asbestos exposure causes thousands of cases of pleural mesothelioma in the United States each year, and this companies mission is to help the families affected by this cancer. Their organization offers free assistance and resources to anyone coping with pleural mesothelioma.
MSDS Links A huge number of different Material Safety Data Sheets are available in electronic format. Many of these sites contain both generic (pure substance) and specific (manufacturer’s products) MSDS. A perfect resource to help get the information you need.
Operation Safe Site A site dedicated to the safety of construction jobsites.
Safety Line SafetyLine is an on-line information service provided by WorkSafe Western Australia . Their safety information is international in its application, and they are good links to other safety resources.
The Safety Yardstick Dupont Safety Resources has developed this web page to help you estimate your companies annual injury costs, including direct and indirect costs.
Trade and Professional Organizations
WISE Women in Safety Excellence
AGC of America Associated General Contractors of America Homepage.
ANSI American National Standards Institute (ANSI) serves as administrator and coordinator of voluntary standardization. The institute is a private, nonprofit membership organization supported by private and public sector organizations. ANSI does not itself develop American National Standards (ANSs). Rather it facilitates development by establishing consensus among qualified groups.
API American Petroleum Institute. API is the major national trade association representing the entire petroleum industry: exploration and production, transportation, refining, and marketing.
ASSP American Society of Safety Professionals. ASSP is the world’s oldest and largest professional safety organization.
BCSP Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) was organized as a peer certification board with the purpose of certifying practitioners in the safety profession. Their designation “CSP” is a designation recognizing a safety professional.
IADC International Association of Drilling Contractors.
LIOGA Louisiana Independant Oil and Gas Association. Your one stip source for complete information on Louisiana ‘s oil and gas industry.
NESF National Electrical Safety Foundation. The NESF is the only organization exclusively devoted to electrical safety education and awareness. A not-for-profit foundation, the NESF promotes electrical safety in the home, school, and workplace through education.
NSC National Safety Council’s (NSC) mission is “to educate and influence society to adopt safety, health and environmental policies, practices and procedures that prevent and mitigate human suffering and economic losses arising from preventable causes”.
PETEX University of Texas at Austin, Petroluem Continuing and Extended Education Service.
Crane Safety Produced by Barth’s Crane service, this site has a great selection of crane specific web sites.
Crane Works This site provides safety and technical information for crane specific web sites.
ENR Engineering News Record’s (ENR). The weekly construction and engineering magazine’s website.
ACGIH American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists
AIHA American Industrial Hygiene Association
Stay Safe Keeping Your College Freshman Safe
Department of the Navy Safety and Occupational Health Professionals,The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) now recognizes the United States Army Combat Readiness Center’s (USACRC) Professional Certificate in Safety and Occupational Health (CP-12 Certificate) as meeting the credential eligibility requirement for the Certified Safety Professional (CSP). A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), a copy of which is attached, was signed Monday, June 18, 2018, and established the CP-12 as an approved credential for the CSP.
The CP-12 Certificate is ANSI accredited to ISO 17011 and is awarded to military civilians and federal employees serving in safety and occupational health job roles, and who have completed course training or its equivalency.The CP-12 Certificate coursework covers 33 SH&E competencies and skills assessments and was determined to substantially match the ASP9 Blueprint.
Safety professionals who hold the CP-12 Certificate and who meet the CSP certification’s education and experience requirements may now apply for the CSP. Likewise, a person who holds the CSP certification and who meets the eligibility criteria for the CP-12 Certificate will not have to complete CP-12 courses but must fulfill all other requirements for obtaining the CP-12 Certificate.As a reminder, certain certification fees can be waived for active and reserve service members, federal government civilian employees and veterans.The attached documents highlight the requirements to take advantage of the fee waiver programs.For more information about the CSP and other BCSP sponsored certifications,please visit: https://www.bcsp.org/ See downloadable attachments below.BCSP-USACRC-MOU.pdf VA-Application-for-Reimbursement.pdf LC_brochure.pdf App-Fee-Waiver.pdf
BLS Home Page Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Home Page. This link provides access to their entire site.
CCOHS The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) promotes a safe and healthy working environment by providing information and advice about occupational health and safety.
CDC Center for Disease Control (CDC), promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.
EPA Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
NHSTA National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), is responsible for reducing deaths, injuries, and economic losses resulting from motor vehicle crashes.
Niosh Homepage The National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH).
OSHA Home Page This is OSHA’s main website, based out of Washington , DC . It is user friendly and updated frequently. There is a multitude of links and search possibilities.
OSHA Recordkeeping OSHA’s Recordkeeping guidelines and information.
SIC (Standard Industry Classification) Search To search for industry statistics accumulated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on their website, you need to know the specific industry SIC code. If you don’t know the specific one you want, use this site to find it.
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), is an independant federal regulatory agency created to “protect the public against unreasonable risks of injuries and deaths associated with consumer products.”
U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) DOT has put together a good site for transportation specific information. Various links are provided as well as access to published info by the DOT.
Hawaii State Sites
HIOSH State of Hawaii’s Hawaii Industrial Occupational Safety and Health Division (HIOSH).
DLIR State of Hawaii’s Department of Labor and Industrial Relations
RED-CROSS The Hawaii State Chapter of the American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness