Safety Resources

A LIBRARY OF RELEVANT DATA AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

A comprehensive list of safety tools and resources for manufacturing professionals. Find out where to obtain certifications, get help in keeping up with compliance standards, and locate safety education opportunities.

KEEP YOUR WORKERS SAFE

CDC - Center for Disease Control and Prevention

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention is a federal agency that conducts and supports health promotion, disease prevention and preparedness activities in the United States.

Injury Cost Calculator

The Better MRO Injury Cost Calculator helps determine the true cost of an injury and the impact it can have on a company’s bottom line.

TCR/DART Calculator

Calculate TCR/DART scores and benchmark them against industry averages to avoid the risk of lost business or higher insurances premiums.

MEET COMPLIANCE STANDARDS

ANSI - American National Standards Institute

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) oversees the creation, promulgation, and use of norms and guidelines that directly impact businesses in nearly every sector.

DOL - Department of Labor

The mission of the U.S. Department of Labor is to foster, promote and develop the welfare of wage earners, job seekers and retirees.

DOT - Department of Transportation

The Department of Transportation (DOT) works to ensure a safe, efficient and modern transportation system.

FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency

FEMA’s mission is to help people before, during and after disasters.

ISEA - International Safety Equipment Association

ISEA is the association for personal protective equipment and technologies–equipment and systems that enable people to work in hazardous environments.

NSC - National Safety Council

The mission for the National Safety Council is to eliminate preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road.

OSHA - Occupational Safety and Health Administration

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) strives to assure safe and healthful working conditions by setting and enforcing standards.

EPA - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The mission of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is to protect human health and the environment.

GET CERTIFIED

American Red Cross

Whether it’s required by OSHA, part of your company policy or you simply want a safer workplace, the Red Cross has first aid, CPR, automated external defibrillator (AED) and other training solutions.

American Heart Association CPR Classes

The world leader in CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) training and education.

ASSP - American Society of Safety Professionals

The ASSP provides education, advocacy, and standards development to advance careers and the OSH profession as a whole.

BCSP - Board of Certified Safety Professionals

The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) is a peer certification board whose purpose is to certify practitioners in the safety profession.

MSC Safety Services

Stay well-informed with innovative solutions and safety regulations that are essential for meeting compliances.

NASP - National Association of Safety Professionals

NASP/IASP consultants provide mock OSHA inspections, development of safety plans and programs, and other consulting services across the US.

SDS - Safety Data Sheets

MSC Safety Data Sheets (SDS) are designed to provide detailed information on the properties of a particular substance to ensure safe handling.

SAFETY CHECKLISTS

Lockout Tagout Equipment Checklist

This lockout/tagout equipment checklist for hazardous energy will help quantify the number of procedures and the nature of the lockout devices needed for disablement.

Tagout Audit Checklist

This lockout/tagout audit checklist addresses the practices and procedures necessary to disable machinery or equipment related to hazardous energy.

ATTEND EVENTS

ASSP - Safety 2019 Professional Development Conference & Exposition

ASSP provides education among safety professionals, valuable training, networking, knowledge, skills and continuing education. The 2019 expo takes place from Sunday, June 9 to Wednesday, June 12 in New Orleans, LA.

WATCH AND LEARN

MSC YouTube Channel

The MSC YouTube channel showcases our technical expertise and insights to drive productivity, decrease costs and ensure quality for our customers.

OSHA YouTube Channel

The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration offers a variety of educational videos (OSHA).

Safety+Health

Safety+Health magazine, published by the National Safety Council, offers comprehensive coverage of occupational safety news and analysis of industry trends.

US Department of Labor YouTube Channel

This channel raises awareness of DOL’s mission to foster, promote and develop the welfare of wage earners, job seekers and retirees.

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