Workplace safety A-Z resources

 
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Regional subdivision of the American Industrial Hygiene Association. The AIHA promotes, protects and enhances industrial hygienists and other occupational health, safety and environmental professionals in their efforts to improve the health and well-being of workers, the community and the environment following the AIHA.
 
Works to advance the technical, scientific, managerial and ethical knowledge and skills of occupational safety, health and environmental professionals, and is committed to protecting people, property and the environment. ASSE provides such services as education, public affairs, government affairs, and involvement in national and international safety standards development, technical publications and timely and ongoing communications on safety advancements worldwide.
 
Statewide manufacturing assistance center dedicated to increasing the competitiveness of Colorado manufacturers. CAMT's list of services includes assistance with building health and safety programs.   
 
Provides certification and training  for private and commercial pesticide applicators
 
State office responsible for administering and enforcing workers' compensation laws in Colorado. In doing so, it recognizes the intent of the Colorado General Assembly to ensure the quick and efficient delivery of disability and medical benefits to injured workers, at a reasonable cost to employers.
 
Provides safety training courses and resources, as well as supervisory skills development classes.
   
Actively addresses issues relevant to Colorado communities, including access to health care, environmental protection and sustainability, preventing and living with chronic disease, responding to emerging infectious disease and preventing injuries.
 
Provides comprehensive safety and health solutions for small businesses throughout Colorado.
 
 
Injuries, Illnesses and Fatalities Program provides data on occupational illnesses and injuries on the job, and data on worker fatalities.
 
Promotes the safety and health of America's working men and women by setting and enforcing standards; providing training, outreach and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging continual process improvement in workplace safety and health.
 
Program requires that firms performing renovation, repair and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint be trained and certified by EPA to follow lead-safe work practices.   
 
Located in the Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences at Colorado State University and focused on research, education and intervention to reduce agricultural injury and illness.
 
A NIOSH-funded occupational safety and health training center of excellence located at Colorado State University and the University of Colorado.
 
Federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness. At the NIOSH Denver Regional Office (DRO), a key priority is enhancing state capacity for occupational safety and health.
 
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A multidisciplinary team focused on the detection, treatment and prevention of pulmonary diseases that are primarily a result of occupational/environmental exposures.
 
Program provides free and confidential medical screening, diagnosis, treatment, pulmonary rehabilitation, education, counseling and prevention services for miners and others, through the Black Lung Clinic and the Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program (RESEP).
 
The Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics (AOEC) has grown to a network of more than 60 clinics and more than 250 individuals committed to improving the practice of occupational and environmental medicine through information sharing and collaborative research.
 
Program of the U.S. Department of Energy to evaluate the health of former DOE workers who may have been exposed to hazardous substances at work.
 
 
Provides OSHA-approved training programs for workers, supervisors and employers.
    
Provides poison and drug information services to medical professionals and the public.
 
Expands medical and scientific knowledge in areas that improve the health and well-being of residents in the Grand Junction area, with an emphasis on respiratory illness and disease. The institute strives to make progress against genetic, environmental and occupational diseases affecting area residents.
 
Occupational and environmental health programs focus on preventing communicable diseases and environmental conditions that could be harmful to your health.