Cal/OSHA Publications

Cal/OSHA Publications

What You'll Find Here

Cal-OSHA specific resources to help you maintain a safe and complaint workplace. Resources include pocket guides, user guides, and logs.

Cal-OSHA Resources

Cal-OSHA Pocket Book
This guide is not meant to be either a substitute for or a legal interpretation of the occupational safety and health regulations. Readers are cautioned to refer directly to Title 8 of the Califonia Code of Regulations and the Labor Code for detailed information regarding the regulation’s scope, specifications, and exceptions and for other requirements that may be applicable to their operations.

Cal-OSHA User Guide
This publication explains the requirements of California law for workplace safety and health, and the functions of the California Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) Program. It is not intended to provide interpretation of law. Anyone who has questions about laws relating to Cal/OSHA should refer directly to the pertinent regulation or sections of the law.

Cal-OSHA Log 300
This form contains information relating to employee health and must be used in a manner that protects the confidentiality of employees to the extent possible while the information is being used for occupational safety and health purposes.

Cal-OSHA Log 301
This form contains information relating to employee health and must be used in a manner that protects the confidentiality of employees to the extent possible while the information is being used for occupational safety and health purposes.

Cal\OSHA Publications

What You'll Find Here

Cal\OSHA Publications provide safety guidance for employees and employers in specific industries. All Cal\OSHA Publications are in PDF format.

Agriculture
Agricultural-Industrial Tractors
Minor wording update, previous edition can be used
English pdf 6.29KB Spanish pdf 8.19KB
Derechos de los Trabajadores Agr�colas (Farm Workers' Rights) (Spanish only)
pdf 404KB, 2 Pages
Farm Labor Contractors Guide
English pdf 3.51MB, 76 Pages Spanish pdf 3.5MB, 80 Pages
Bloodborne Pathogens
A Best Practices Approach for Reducing Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure
pdf 2874KB, 100 Pages
Exposure Control Plan for Bloodborne Pathogens
pdf 823KB, 32 Pages
Novartis hazard alert for employees and employers in the health care industry
pdf 303KB
Confined Space
Confined Space: Is it Safe to Enter?
pdf 2.85MB, 71 Pages
Construction
Construction Safety and Health Inspection Project Poster (English/Spanish)
pdf 238KB
Pocket Guide for the Construction Industry
Includes construction regulatory changes through 12/10/2004. Previous edition is obsolete.
pdf 650KB, 95 Pgs.
Pocket Guide for the Construction Industry
Spanish pdf 1.20MB, 84 Pages
Pocket Guide for the Construction Industry Spanish ( 2005 Update)pdf 112KB
Construction Ergonomics
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Carpenters and Framers
Englishpdf 895KB, 5 Pages Spanishpdf 924KB, 5 Pages
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Cement Masons
English pdf 886KB, 6 Pages Spanish pdf 893KB, 6 Pages
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Electricians
Englishpdf 850KB, 5 Pages Spanish pdf 763KB, 5 Pages
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Laborers
Englishpdf 1.18MB, 6 Pages Spanish pdf 819KB, 6 Pages
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Sheet Metal Workers
English pdf 871KB, 6 Pages Spanish pdf 874KB, 6 Pages
Keys to Success and Safety for the Construction Foreman
English pdf 839KB, 2 Pages Spanish pdf 1.34MB, 2 Pages
Consultation
On-Site Cal/OSHA Consultation at Your Workplace
Electrical
Electric Power Interruptions and Employee Safety
pdf 29.9KB
Electrical Safety
pdf 371KB, 12 Pages
Electrical Sewer Inspection Cameras
pdf 124KB, 12 Pages
Enviromental Tobacco Smoke
Ergonomics
Back Injury Prevention Guide in the Health Care Industry for Health Care Providers
pdf 4.72MB, 76 Pages
Easy Ergonomics
pdf 1750KB, 96 Pages
Easy Ergonomics for Desktop Computer Users
Booklet aids in the identification of potential work station problems and provides suggested improvements
pdf 5.92MB, 40 Pgs.
Easy Ergonomics: A Guide to Selecting Non Powered Hand Tools pdf 3.03MB
Englishpdf 1.27MB, 120 Pages
Ergonomics for Very Small Busines Health Care(Poster)
Tagalog pdf 692KB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Auto Repair (Poster)
Chinese pdf 1.66MB English pdf 44.6KB, Print 11x17 paper size Spanish pdf 1.51MB Tagalog pdf 1.51MB Vietnamese pdf 1.69MB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Child Care Providers (Poster)
Chinese pdf 850KB English pdf 755KB Russian pdf 803KB Spanish pdf 646KB Tagalog pdf 648KB Vietnamese pdf 885KB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Cosmetology (Poster)
Chinese pdf 787KB English pdf 66.2KB, Print 11x17 paper size Korean pdf 782KB Spanish pdf 843KB Tagalog pdf 790KB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Dental Offices (Poster)
English pdf 53.6KB, Print 11x17 paper size
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Dry Cleaners (Poster)
Korean pdf 882KB Spanish pdf 692KB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Health Care(Poster)
English pdf 52.3KB, Print 11x17 paper size Spanish pdf 691KB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Landscaping (Poster)
English pdf 766KB Spanish pdf 664KB Vietnamese pdf 842KB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Restaurant and Bar (Poster)
Chinese pdf 1.12MB English pdf 51.7KB, Print 11x17 paper size Spanish pdf 982KB Tagalog pdf 982KB, Vietnamese pdf 1.12MB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Retail/Wholesale (Poster)
English pdf 101KB, Print 11x17 paper size Spanish pdf 1.64MB Tagalog pdf 1.30MB Vietnamese pdf 1.48MB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Auto Repair(Poster)
Russian pdf 1.60MB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Dry Cleaners
English pdf 753 KB
Ergonomics for Very Small Business Retail/Wholesale (Poster)
Chinese pdf 1.48MB Korean pdf 1.54MB
Ergonomics in Action a Guide to Best Practices for the Food Processing Industry
English pdf 5.43MB, 82 Pages Spanish pdf
Fitting The Task To The Person: Ergonomics for Very Small Businesses
English pdf 203KB, 12 Pages Spanish pdf 985KB
Lifting Safer (English/Spanish)
Poster showing safe lifting techniques for boxes, lumber/pipes, sheets and sacks. Actual size 17 by 22
pdf 472KB, Print 11x17 paper size
Fact Sheets
Lead in Construction pdf 34.7KB
Respirator Regulation
Reprinted with changes. Previous edition is obsolete.
pdf 29.8KB
Safety Needles and Needleless Systems
pdf 59.1KB, 2 Pages
General Information
DOSH Requirements for: Permits, Registrations, Certifications and Notifications
- Under Revision
Safety and Health Training and Instruction Requirementspdf 43KB
User's Guide to Cal/OSHA
Requirements for workplace safety and health and function of Cal/OSHA Program. Previous edition obsolete.
pdf 260KB, 26 Pgs.
Hazard Alerts
Health Alert in the Granite Countertop Industry
English pdf 155KB Spanish pdf 190KB
Hazard Communication
Guide to California Hazard Communication Regulation
pdf 2.65MB, 47 Pages
Heat Illness
Protect Yourself from Heat Illness / Protejase de las Enfermedades Causadas por el Calor
English/Spanish pdf 268KB, 2 Pages English/Spanish 8.5 by 11
Injury and Illness Prevention Program
For Employers with Intermittent Employees
For Employers With Intermittent Workers in Agriculture
English pdf 525KB, 14 Pages Spanish pdf 654KB, 15 Pages
For High Hazard Employers
pdf 196KB, 30 Pages
For Non-High Hazard Employers
pdf ,12 Pages
Guide to Developing Your Workplace Injury & Illness Prevention Program
pdf 208KB, 27 Pages
Janitors
Working Safer and Easier Poster 1 pdf 1.11MB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 2 pdf 937KB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 3 pdf 854KB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 4 pdf 946KB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 5 pdf 1MB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 6 pdf 1.22MB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 7 pdf 3.79MB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 8 pdf 1.24MB
Working Safer and Easier Poster 9 pdf 825KB
Working Safer and Easier for Janitors Custodians and Housekeepers
A series of factsheets and posters for use in employee training and information sharing meetings.
Spanish pdf 3.76MB, 86 Pgs. English pdf 3.73MB, 86 Pgs.
Job Safety Pamphlets
Job Safety: What You Should Know
Chinese pdf 260KB, 4 Pages English pdf 99KB, 4 Pages Korean pdf 338KB, 4 Pages Spanish pdf 103KB, 4 Pages Tagalog pdf 109KB, 4 Pages Vietnamese pdf 110KB, 4 Pages
Lockout/Blockout
Lockout/Blockout
Includes latest change to Title 8, section 3314. Previous edition is obsolete.
pdf 396KB, 20 Pgs. Spanish pdf 428KB, 12 Pages
Noise
Posters
Access to Medical and Exposure Records (poster)
English pdf 197KB Spanish pdf 241KB
Agricultural Safety & Health Poster (English/Spanish)
pdf 258KB
Emergency Telephone Numbers (poster)
pdf 5.25KB
Operating Rules for Industrial Trucks (poster)
English pdf 67KB Spanish pdf 31KB
Safety and Health Protection On The Job (Cal/OSHA poster)
Required posting contains changes to telephone/address listings for Cal/OSHA offices. Previous edition may be used.
English pdf 22.9KB Spanish pdf 24.5KB, Print 11x17 paper size
Recordkeeping
1 Cal/OSHA Log Form 300
pdf 309KB
2 Cal/OSHA Form 300A
pdf 162KB
3 Cal/OSHA Form 301
pdf 228KB
pdf 1.22MB, 11 Pages
Respiratory Protection
Respiratory Protection in the Workplace
Reference to section 5147, M. tuberculosis, has been removed. Previous edition may be used.
pdf 1.39MB, 51 Pgs.
Stress
Managing Stress Arising from Work pdf 638KB
Tailgate/Toolbox Topics
High Voltage Overhead Linespdf 16.9KB
Lockout/Blockout pdf 16.9KB
Power Press Safety pdf 17.7KB
Roofing Safety Slips & Falls pdf 86.9KB
Roofing Safety, General Requirements pdf 90.9KB
Servicing Single, Split Rim & Multi-Piece Rim Wheel pdf 17.4 KB
Setting Up A Tailgate/Toolbox Safety Meeting pdf 89.1KB
Trenching Safety pdf 21.8KB
Workplace Security
Model Injury & Illness Prevention Program for Workplace Security
pdf 185KB, 16 Pages
Young Workers
Are You a Teen Working in Agriculture? Protect Your Health Know Your Rights
Englishpdf 94.5KB, 4 Pages Spanish pdf 94.6KB, 4 Pages
Are You a Working Teen? Protect Your Health Know Your Rights
Englishpdf 112.7KB, 4 Pages Spanish pdf 120KB, 4 Pages
Facts for Employers Safer Jobs for Teens
pdf 112KB, 6 Pages