Resources

Safety Resources
Builders Exchange Compensation Council
Bay Area Builders Exchange

contact: Scott P Leary
Safety Director
510.483.8880 (tel)
510.352.1509  (fax)

spleary@bayareabx.com

Builders Exchanges in California

Cal/OSHA

The Division of Occupational Safety and Health, better known as Cal/OSHA, protects workers and the public from safety hazards by enforcing the state's occupational and public safety laws, and also provides consultative assistance to employers.

Laws & Regulations

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Workplace Safety

How to file a complaint with Cal/OSHA

Heat Illness

Postings

IIPP

Employers

More Safety Resources

Workers Compensation Claims Management Service
Employer’s Advocate Services, EAS

ALL OSHA Publications
Contractors State License Board
California Prevailing Wage Information
California Department of Worker's Compensation
California Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Occupational Safety and Health
California Department of Transportation

Associations

American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
Golden State Builders Exchange
National Fire Protection Association
National Safety Management Society (NSMS)
National Safety Council

Business

Capitol Services - Your Contractors Licensing Experts

California Chamber of Commerce
California Code of Regulations
California Law - Search engine for 29 law codes
Contractors State License Board (CSLB)
Department of Fair Employment & Housing
Employment Development Department
Internal Revenue Service
Oakland Chamber of Commerce
San Leandro Chamber of Commerce
National Federation of Independent Business
North American Industry Classification System (replacing SIC Code system)
Prevailing Wage
SCORE
State Board of Equalization
U.S. Small Business Administration

Education/Training

CPR/First Aid - American Red Cross
Du-All Safety - Training/seminars
Lorman Education Services
National Safety Center - Training
National Seminars
OSHA Training Institute (UC San Diego)
Online Spanish Tutorial
Safety Center
Tailgate Topics - State Fund
Traffic Control Certifications (ATSSA)
UC Davis Extension Certificate Programs

Environmental

Asbestos Information: US EPA
Cal/OSHA
Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)
California Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
California Department of Health Services (DHS)
California Integrated Waste Management Board
DHS - Occupational Lead Poisoning Prevention Program and Lead Certification Program
State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)

Safety

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
Title 8 (Cal/OSHA) Regulations
Cal/OSHA Homepage
Cal/OSHA Publications
Cal/OSHA Reporter - Publication
DIR Hazardous Substance List
DOSH Policy & Procedures Manual
Electronic Library of Construction Safety & Health
Federal OSHA - Home page
Internet Resources for MSDS
Industrial Safety & Hygiene News
Electrical Safety Foundation International
National Institute for Occupational Safety And Health (NIOSH)
NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards
Occupational Safety & Heath Standards
California Office of Emergency Services
Employer Records of Occupational Injury & Illness - OSHA 300 Forms
Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (Prop. 65)

OSHA eTools - Construction
OSHWEB (links to Safety & Health websites)
Proposition 65 - Toxic Chemical List
SafetyONLINE - Industry links
Sea Bright Library
Seton Compliance Resource Center
State Compensation Insurance Fund - Safety
Tailgate/Safety Topics
Toolbox Topics

U.S. Department of Labor - Bureau of Labor Statistics

Suppliers

Business and Legal Reports (BLR)
BWS Distributors (Local)
Clement Communications (software, posters,etc.)
Compliance Poster Company
Facility Savers (NewPig, Leak protection)
Industrial Safety (First Aid Kits)
JJ Keller
Lab Safety Supply
National Safety Council
Northern Safety Co., Inc.
Safety Online (multiple links to suppliers)
Safety Shorts (Videos)

Transportation

California Department of Transportation
CalTrans - Signs & Work Zones Branch
Federal Highway Administration
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD)

Workers' Compensation

California Department of Insurance
California Department of Industrial Relations-Regulations
State Compensation Insurance Fund
Workers' Comp Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB)
Workers' Comp Executive-Publication