What is it you need to know to stay safe in your job?

OSHA, NIOSH, ANSI and a number of other agencies to a great job of tracking potential hazards for most major industries. If you work in construction for example, there’s no end of material out on the internet to help you identify and protect against the hazards and dangers that might be present; same if you work in manufacturing. But what about those other jobs, the ones that we don’t necessarily think of as “dangerous”? Where, for example, for you go to find information of the potential hazards of being an artist? Or what about those of a dog trainer, or a printer?

Fortunately there’s a site that has the information you need.

Haz-Map

Head over to http://hazmap.nlm.nih.gov/hazmap-list?main_category=High+Risk+Jobs&table=tbljobs&alpha=A and dig around alphabetically to find a whole lot of information on topics you might not have thought about.

 

 

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