Health & Safety Links

Link Description

Air Quality

Today's national air quality forecasts.

American Biological Safety Association

Lab Bio-Safety Guidelines

American Red Cross

Health & Safety 

Biological Safety Guidebook

Bloodborne Pathogen Guide for Cal State San Marcos 

California - Going Green

Green Vehicles 

National Cancer Institute The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is one of 11 agencies that compose the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

CARB

The California Air Resources Board.

CDC: Foodborne Infections

Division of Bacterial diseses 

CDC Office of Health & Safety

Laboratory Information 

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Under publication you can find MMWR (Morbidity Mortality Weekly Report)

CEPA

California Environmental Protection Agency

Chemical Finder

 

A portal of free and subsciption scientific databases 

Chemical Protective Clothing

NIOSH Database: Recommendation for Skin Protection 

Ergo-web

Ergonomics 

Ergonomics Ergonomics from The American Society of Safety Engineers

FEMA

Family Disaster Planning 

Financing and Risk Management

 The world wide web address for Financing and Risk Management 

Glove Chart Latex vs. Nitrile

 

Comparison of gloves 

Glove Charts

 

Manufacturer links: BEST, NORTH, Safeskin, etc.

Laboratory Survival Manual

University of Virginia, Office of EHS 

MSDS Glossary

 

Terms in MSDS that you may want to know about 

MSDS Sites

Internet Resources, Find Manufacturers 

National Fire Protection Association

Hot Stuff!

NFPA Labeling Info

For Chemical Labeling 

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards

Industrial hygiene info on chemicals/classes 

Operation Safe Site

Construction Safety 

OSHA Hand & Power tools

 

Info & training from OSHA

Prudent Practices in the Laboratory

The "book"

Radiation & Health Physics

"Hot Topic" 
Student Health 101 Magazine Wellness communication for students
Ucla SOP Library for Hazardous Materials Standard operating procedures for hazardous materials

Underwriters Laboratory

 

Product Safety Testing