Shop & Building Trades Specific Web Sites
OSHA – Woodworking E-Tool
This is OSHA's electronic resource on the hazards associated with woodworking.
This site was developed by the Woodworkers Website Association. It contains an easy searchable index of real-life stories of accidents people have had using woodworking tools.
Factsheets on Woodworking Machines - Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
This site has guidance information for using wood working machines.
Power Tools Institute
This site contains information on power tool safety as well as some curriculum resources and safety videos.
NIOSH - Electronic Library of Construction Safety and Health
This site is a database of resources on the environmental hazards encountered in construction work. It includes recommendations for reducing hazardous conditions, NIOSH and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) data on hazards and the problems they can cause, and summaries of published research. From the home page visitors can search for information by hazard, trade, or job site.
General Safety & Health Web sites
see our Resources page