Provides national and world information to help prevent work-related illness and injuries. Supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety
Mesothelioma | Asbestos.com
This site, “sponsored by The Peterson Firm, LLC, a law firm concentrating in asbestos litigation,” provides an overview of mesothelioma and other health conditions caused by exposure to asbestos. Includes causes, symptoms, and treatments; resources for veterans and workers; tools for locating a physician; and related health news.
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering–Civil And Environmental Engineering; Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety; Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer–Lung Cancer
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Government resources to support a safe working environment including Comliance Assitance, Laws and Regualtions, statistics and health topics.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–First Aid; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety
ErgoWeb: The Number One Place for Ergonomics – News & Information
Provides a collection of ergonomics standards and guidelines, products, services, training, and forums. Includes job review and analysis tools and checklists, biomedical analysis tools, case studies, anthropometric data, and other ergonomics resources.
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology
ATSDR ToxFAQs: Hazardous Substance Fact Sheets
A searchable database of summaries about hazardous substances and the most frequently asked questions about the effects of these substances put together by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. These summaries include basic lay-person information about specific chemicals such as pronunciation and where they can be found in the envir …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety
Ths gallery has many European art works.
Old House Web
Comprehensive and searchable site with how-to articles, a guide to products and suppliers, and bulletin boards.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden–Old Houses
Status Report Newsletter from IIHS/HLDI
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety / Highway Loss Data Institute research publication. Current information on highway safety, vehicle crashwrothiness, crash testing, driver behavior, and child passenger safety. Archive of past issues, 1997 to present. Articles in .pdf format.
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Road; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety