OSHA Publications

Brochures and Booklets

What You'll Find Here

OSHA brochures covering a wide variety of specialized topics including cooperative programs (VPP, Alliances) and specific audiences such as teens and Hispanic employees. All brochures and booklets are in PDF format.

OSHA Downloads

A Dangerous Worksite - The World Trade Center (OSHA 3193 - 2003)

A Guide for Protecting Workers from Woodworking Hazards Small Business Safety Management Series (OSHA 3157 - 1999)

Access to Medical and Exposure Records (OSHA 3110 - 2001)

All About OSHA (OSHA 3302 - 2006)
An OSHA handbook providing an overview of the Agency, its regulatory responsibilities, policies, procedures and programs.

Alliance - An OSHA Cooperative Program (OSHA 3190 - 2004)
A description of OSHA's Alliance Program, which enables organizations committed to safety and health to collaborate with OSHA to prevent injuries, illnesses and fatalities in the workplace.

Asbestos Standard for the Construction Industry (OSHA 3096 - 2002)

Best Practices for Hospital-Based First Receivers of Victims (OSHA 3249 - 2005)
This document offers useful information to help hospitals create emergency plans based on worst-case scenarios. It focuses on suggestions for appropriate training and suitable personal protective equipment for healthcare employees who may be exposed to hazardous substances when they treat victims of mass casualties. The document includes appendices with practical examples of decontamination procedures and medical monitoring for first receivers who respond to a mass casualty incident.

Best Practices for the Safe Use of Glutaraldehyde in Health Care (OSHA 3258 - 2006)

Cadmium (OSHA 3136 - 2003)

Chemical Hazard Communication (OSHA 3084 - 1998)

Construction Industry Digest (OSHA 2202 - 2002)

Consultation Services (OSHA 3357 - 2009)

Control of Hazardous Energy Lockout-Tagout (OSHA 3120)

Controlling Electrical Hazards (OSHA 3075 - 2002)

Crane or Derrick Suspended Personnel Platforms (OSHA 3100 - 2002)

Derechos y Responsabilidades Del Empleador tras una inspección de OSHA (OSHA 3195 - 2003)

Employee Workplace Rights (OSHA 3021 - 2003)

Employer Rights and Responsibilities Following an OSHA Inspection (OSHA 3000 - 2005)

Excavations (OSHA 2226 - 2002)

Fall Protection in Construction (OSHA 3146 - 1998)

Fire Service Features of Buildings and Fire Protection Systems (OSHA 3256 - 2006)
Explains how fire service operations can be influenced by different building features and offers considerations for design professionals that can help facilitate these operations. The manual includes chapters and narratives on building and site design, sprinkler systems, standpipe systems, fire department connections, fire alarm and communications systems, as well as various firefighting systems.

Grain Handling (OSHA 3103)

Hazard Communication Guidance for Combustible Dusts (OSHA 3371 - 2009)

Hazard Communication Guidelines for Compliance (OSHA 3111)

Hazardous Waste & Emergency Response (OSHA 3114 - 2008)

Hearing Conservation (OSHA 3074 - 2002)

How to Plan for Workplace Emergencies and Evacuations (OSHA 3088 - 2001)

Job Hazard Analysis Guide (OSHA 3071 - 2002)

Keeping Your Workplace Safe - Brochure

Lead in Construction (OSHA 3142 - 2003)

Longshoring Industry (OSHA 2232 - 2001)

Medical & Dental Offices - A Guide to Compliance with OSHA Standards (OSHA 3187 - 2003)

Methylene Chloride (OSHA 3144 - 2003)

Model Plans and Programs for the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens and Hazard Communications Standards (OSHA 3186 - 2003)

Partnership Brochure (OSHA 3251 - 2005)

Permit-Required Confined Spaces (OSHA 3138 - 2004)

Personal Protective Equipment (OSHA 3151 - 2003)

Preparing and Protecting Security Personnel in Emergencies (OSHA 3335)

Principal Emergency Response and Preparedness - Requirements and Guidelines (OSHA 3122 - 2004)

Process Safety Management (OSHA 3132 - 2000)

Process Safety Management Guidelines for Compliance (OSHA 3133 - 1994)

Questions & Answers for Small Business Employers (OSHA 3163 - 2002)

RECORDKEEPING - It's new, it's improved, and it's easier.... (OSHA 3169 - 2001)

Reducing Worker Exposure to Perchloroethylene (PERC) in Dry Cleaning (OSHA 3253 - 2005)
This document provides information on the health hazards and current regulations, as well as recommendations on methods for reducing worker exposures. It also provides information on training, personal protective equipment, and some of the new technologies available in the dry cleaning industry.

Safety and Health Add Value (OSHA 3180)
Summarizes how effective safety and health programs can benefit small businesses.

Safety and Health Guide for the Meatpacking Industry (OSHA 3108 - 1988)

Saving Sudden Cardiac Arrest Victims in the Workplace - Automated External Defibrillators (OSHA 3185 - 2003)

Scaffolding (OSHA 3150 - 2002)

Screening and Surveillance: A Guide to OSHA Standards (OSHA 3162 - 2000)

Shipyard Industry Standards (OSHA 2268 - 2009)

Sling Safety (OSHA 3072 - 1996)

Small Business Handbook (OSHA 2209 - 2005)

Small Entity Compliance Guide for OSHA's Abatement Verification Regulation (29 CFR 1903.19) (1997)

Special Government Employees Program (OSHA 3222 - 2004)

Stairways and Ladders (OSHA 3124 - 2003)

Teen Worker - Brochure (OSHA 3244 - 2004)

Training Marine Oil Spill Response Workers Under OSHA's Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (OSHA 3172 - 2001)

Training Requirements in OSHA Standards and Training Guidelines (Addendum included in PDF) (OSHA 2254 - 1998)

Underground Construction (Tunneling) (OSHA 3115 - 2003)