Safety

Material Safety Data Sheets

Kansas State University

Kansas State University provides a list of sites offering access to Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), documents designed to provide both workers and emergency personnel with the proper procedures for handling or working with a particular substance. MSDSs include information about physical data (such as melting point, boiling point, and flash point), toxicity, health effects, first aid, reactivity, storage, disposal, protective equipment, and spill/leak procedures.

Emergency Preparedness for Business Management Planning Guides

National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health
Business Emergency Management Planning is a section of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health website. It has articles and links on developing a shelter in place program, building air protection, building security, and chemical emergencies.

Directory of States with Approved Occupational Safety and Health Plans

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) provides a directory of states with state OSHA plans.

Safety and Health Topics

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) offers resources on an extensive number of safety and health topics, such as indoor air quality, medical and first aid, and hand and power tools. Each references OSHA standards and additional information.

Understanding the Material Safety Data Sheet

University of Missouri

The University of Missouri offers tips on understanding the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS).

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