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AmTrust North America offers a flexible array of safety training and educational materials that provide both technical guidance and general safety and training resources. These resources can assist you in developing unique solutions that aid your company in controlling hazards, training employees, and solving risk management problems. 

For additional information on these safety subjects, contact us by email at AskLC@amtrustgroup.com.

Note:  For OSHA forms and logs, please go to the US Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health website at www.osha.gov

Accident Investigation & Analysis
Back Injury Prevention
Balloon Framed Walls
Bloodborne Pathogens
Bomb Threats
Business Interruption Planning for Small Business
Confined Space Safety
Drug Policy
Electrical Safety
Emergency Safety
Emergency Planning
Ergonomics
Excavation Safety
Fall Protection
Fire Prevention
First Aid
Forklifts, Cranes, Powered Industrial Trucks
Hazardous Chemicals
Hazard Communication
Hazard Identification and Control
Hearing Conservation
Job Hazard Analysis
Job Safety Analysis
JSA Checklist Generator
Ladder and Stair Safety
Lead
Material Handling
Mold
Office Safety
OSHA Information
Outside Workers
Personal Protective Equipment
Respiratory Program
Return to Work Programs
Safety Programs
Scaffolding
Silica
Slide Guards
Slip, Trip and Fall
Spray Booth
Toolbox Talks
Tool Safety
Tool Safety Best Practices 
Uninsured Contractors
Vehicle Safety
Workplace Violence

Accident Investigation & Analysis

Accident Investigation
Accident Analysis

Accident Investigation Protocol
Accident Analysis - Fleet
Accident Prevention Plan
Understanding Your Workers' Compensation Experience Modification - RAS
Hidden Costs of Accidents
Accident Investigation - OSHA Website
OROSHA Accident Investigation Workbook
OROSHA Accident Investigation Instructor Guide
OROSHA Accident Investigation Materials

Back Injury Prevention

Back Injury Prevention
Back Injury Prevention - TWCC
Material Handling - Ergonomic Approach
Safer Lifting
Backbelts
"Oh, Your Aching Back!"
Back Injury Prevention - TWCC
Three Key Components in Back Injury Prevention
Eight Steps to Lifting Correctly
Applications Manual for the Revised NIOSH Lifting Equation
Manual Material Handling - An Ergonomic Approach
Back Injury Prevention for Landscaping & Horticultura
Back Injury Prevention Guide for Healthcare Providers
Back Talk – An Owner’s Manual for Backs
Does Your Back Hurt? – Guide to Preventing Low Back Pain
Back Belts – May Not Prevent Injuries
Lifting and Your Back
How Much Can I Lift?
Reduce Your Risk of Back Injury – Let Your Equipment do the Work

Balloon Framed Walls

Balloon Framed Walls
Hazards of Manually Lifting Balloon Framed Walls
Hazards of Manually Lifting Balloon Framed Walls – Spanish Version

Bloodborne Pathogens

Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
OSHA Blood Borne Pathogens Material
Model Plans and Programs for the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens and Hazard Communications Standards
Bloodborne Pathogens - TWCC
Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan - Sample Written Program
Bloodborne Pathogens/Sharps Basics for Hotels
Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan
Best Practices Approach for Reducing Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure
OROSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Workbook
Bloodborne Pathogens

Bomb Threats

Bomb Threats
Bomb Threats - TDI
Bomb Threat Checklist

Business Interruption Planning for Small Business

Business Interruption Planning

Confined Space Safety

Confined Space Manual
Confined Space Checklist
Permit-Required Confined Spaces - 1910.146
Confined Space - Sample Written Program
Confined Spaces - OSHA Website
OROSHA Workbook

Drug Policy

Substance Abuse in the Workplace 
Drug and Alcohol Testing Sample

Electrical Safety

Lockout/Tagout Program
The Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout) - Sample Written Program
Sample Lesson Plan - Electrical
Basic Electrical Safety Quiz
Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout) - OSHA Website
Electrical Protective Devices - OSHA Website
Lockout/Tagout - OSHA Standard 29 CFR 1910.147
OSHA Electrical Safety & Health Topics
OSHA Electrical Safety in the Workplace
OSHA – Controlling Electrical Hazards
OSHA Electrical Safety Fact Sheet
OSHA – Electrical Safety for General Industry
Sample Lockout Tagout Procedure
Lockout/Tagout and Machine Safeguarding
Extension Cord Safety
Basics of Lockout/Tagout

Emergency Planning

Emergency Action Plans - Basic Guidelines
Emergency Preparedness Plan
Expecting The Unexpected
OSHA Emergency Planning Tools & Resources
OSHA Principal Emergency Response and Preparedness

Ergonomics

Workplace Ergonomics
OSHA Computer Workstation eTool
OROSHA Ergonomics for Everyone
Computer Workstation Ergonomics
Desks
Document Holders
Good Working Positions
Keyboards
Monitors
Pointer/Mouse
Telephones
Work Process and Recognition
Workstation Environment
Wrist/Palm Supports
Cumulative Trauma Disorders
TMD Employee Safety and Ergonomics Feedback 2000
Storewide Ergonomic Solutions
Chairs - OSHA Web site
Computer Workstation Checklist
Easy Ergonomics
Easy Ergonomics for Computer Users
Workplace Ergonomics/Carpal Tunnel/Repetitive Motion/Cumulative Trauma Injuries

Excavation Safety

OROSHA Excavation Safety
OSHA Trenching & Excavation Workbook
OSHA – Trenching & Excavation – Safety & Health Topics
OSHA – Trenching & Excavation Safety Fact Sheet
Excavation Contractors Safety Rules, Policies and Procedures
Excavations - Sample Lesson Plan

Fall Protection

Fall Protection in Construction - U.S. Department of Labor
Fall Protection - Working at Heights
Fall Protection - Sample Lesson Plan
Fall Protection for the Construction Industry - TWCC
OROSHA Fall Protection Workbook
Fall Injuries Prevention – Aerial Lifts
Sample Fall Protection Program
Residential Construction Fall Protection
Leading Edge Construction Work Fall Protection
Fall Protection - Sample Written Program
Guidelines for Residential Roofer Fall Protection

Fire Prevention

Fire Prevention Plan - Sample Written Program
Establishing Smoking Controls
Dry-Pipe Sprinkler Valve Heated Enclosure
Winterizing Automatic Sprinkler Systems

First Aid

First Aid
Fundamentals of a Workplace First Aid Program

Forklifts, Cranes, Powered Industrial Trucks

Forklifts
Forklift Operation and Safety
Forklift Overview
OROSHA Forklift Safety
Basics of Forklift Safety
Lift Truck Operator Control Program
Forklift Safety Rules
Forklift Safety Rules – Spanish
Load Handling – Spanish
Sample Forklift Certification Test
Order Picker Information

Cranes
OSHA Standard for Cranes

Powered Industrial Trucks
OSHA Standard for Powered Industrial Truck Training
Checklist for Powered Industrial Truck (Forklift) - Operator Training
Sample Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) Operator Training Program Outline - OSHA Website
Sample Powered Industrial Truck Operator Outline and Training Program

Hazardous Chemicals

Bonding Grounding of Flammable Liquid Containers
Screening and Surveillance: A Guide to OSHA Standards
Flammable and Combustible Liquid Storage Cabinets
OSHA Safety & Health Topics - Chemical Hazards
Material Safety Data Sheet
MSHA Hazard Alert - Explosive Gas and Dust
Required Protection for Oily or Solvent Waste Rags 
Sample Written Program
Hazard Warning Labels

 

Hazard Communication

Chemical Hazard Communication
Hazard Communication Guidelines for Compliance
Hazard Communication Program - Sample Written Program
Hazard Communication - OSHA Website
OROSHA Hazard Communication Program
Complying with OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard
Sample Hazard Communication Program

Hazard Identification and Control

OROSHA Hazard Identification and Control

Hearing Conservation

Hearing Conservation - OSHA
Hearing Conservation Program
Noise and Hearing Conservation - OSHA Website
Hearing Conservation Program

Job Hazard Analysis

Job Hazard Analysis
OSHA Job Hazard Analysis
OSHA Job Hazard Analysis eTool
OROSHA Job Hazard Analysis
Washington State JHA Webpage

Job Safety Analysis

Job Hazard Analysis - OSHA
OROSHA Hazard Identification and Control
Job Safety Analysis Form
Self-Inspection Checklists
Job Safety Analysis

JSA Checklist Generator

About the Workplace Safety Audit Checklist Generator
Self-Inspection Checklists - OSHA Website

Ladder and Stair Safety

Ladder Safety
Portable Ladder Safety
Ladder Safety 1
Ladder Safety 2
Ladder Safety, A 5-Minute Safety Training Aid - TWCC
Stairways and Ladders, A Guide to OSHA Rules
Stairways and Ladders - Sample Lesson Plan
OSHA resource on ladder safety

Lead

Lead Protection in the Workplace
Medical Surveillance for Lead Exposure
Lead in Construction

Material Handling

Eight Steps to Lifting Correctly
Applications Manual for the Revised NIOSH Lifting Equation
Manual Material Handling - An Ergonomic Approach
Materials Handling and Storage - OSHA
Materials Handling, Storage, Use and Disposal - Sample Lesson Plan
Ergonomic Guidelines for Manual Material Handling: Manual Material Handling Safer Lifting
Conveyor Safety

Mold

A Brief Guide to Mold in the Workplace

Office Safety

Checklist for Office Safety
Designing Safe Exits
Indoor Air Quality

OSHA Information

OSHA 300 Log
OSHA 300 Form
OSHA Forms for Recording Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses
Recordkeeping - It's new, it's improved and it's easier - OSHA
OSHA 300 Recordkeeping
General OSHA Record Keeping Requirements

OSHA General Information
Introduction to OSHA - Sample Lesson Plan
What to Expect During OSHA's Visit
Safety Outreach, Education and Compliance Assistance


OSHA Training Guidelines
Training Requirements in OSHA Standards and Training Guidelines 

OSHA Small Business Handbook
Small Business Handbook
Small Business Resources

Outside Workers

Heat Safety Tool
Lawn Equipment Safety
Lawn Equipment Safety - Spanish
Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac Fact Sheet
Working Outdoors Fact Sheet
Basics of Construction/Contractor Jobsite Safety
Farm Safety
Protecting Community Workers Against Violence
Ride-On Mowers
Roadway Work Zones
Trenches and Excavations

Personal Protective Equipment

OSHA Personal Protective Equipment
Personal Protective Equipment - Sample Lesson Plan
Personal Protective Equipment Hazard Assessment Form
OROSHA PPE Resources
OSHA- PPE Safety & Health Topics
Basics of Preventing Eye Injuries
Eye Protection Basics
Eye Protection Program
Hand Protection Basics
Head Protection Basics
Hearing Conservation
Protective Clothing
Protective Footwear Basics
Hand Protection (Gloves)

Respiratory Program

Respiratory Selection
Respiratory Protection Plan
Respiratory Protection - Sample Written Plan
Small Entity Respiratory Protection
OSHA Respirator Medical Evaluation Questionnaire (Mandatory)
Medical Evaluation Questionnaire for Respirator Wearers
Sample Respiratory Protection Program

Return to Work Programs

Return to Work Toolkit
Return to Work Programs - Job
Proactive Return to Work
Return to Work Program: Start One Today
TDI Return to Work/Stay at Work Resources

Safety Programs

Safety Programs General
Loss Control Policy Statement
Controlling Costs of Serious Employee Injuries
Basic Elements of Safety
Why Safety Programs Fail
9 Keys to Successful Accident Prevention
Effective Safety Rules
Workplace Protection
Assigning Responsibilities
Occupational Injury Cost Containment
Safety Committees
Safety Motivation Promotion
Self-Inspection Program
Office Safety
Developing a Loss Control Program
Establishing a Housekeeping Program
Developing an Effective Safety & Health Program
A Guide to Written Workplace Safety
Safety & Health Management Principles
Safety & the Supervisor
Safety Leadership
Safety Meetings & Committees
Safety Training & Your Multicultural Workforce

Safety Programs for Specific Industries
Automotive Repair Shop - Chronic Exposure to n-Hexane May Cause Nerve Damage in Auto Repair Technicians
Automotive Repair Shop - General Automotive Repair Shops Safety Rules, Policies and Procedures
Safety Considerations in the Construction Industry
Construction Safety - Spanish
Logging Operations
Pesticides: Health and Safety
Pesticides: Topical & Chemical Fact Sheets
How to Prevent Trenching Accidents


Sample Injury Illness Program 
Injury and Illness Prevention Program - Sample

Sample Loss Prevention Program
Written Safety Plans
Loss Control Program - Sample
Accident Prevention Plan - TWCC
Employee Safety & Injury Prevention Program
Accident Prevention
Confined Space
Hearing Conservation
Lockout/Tagout
Respiratory Protection
Written Safety Plans


Safety Meeting Resources
Safety Meeting Report
Free Safety Meeting Topics on the Internet
Corporate Safety Program
Safety Program Planning Meeting
10 "Musts" of Safety Orientation

Scaffolding

Scaffolds - Sample Lesson Plan
Scaffold Use in the Construction Industry
OSHA- Safety & Health Topics - Scaffolding

Silica

Silica Materials
OSHA Crystalline Silica Page

Slide Guards

Slide Guards

Slip, Trip and Fall

CDC Clip, Trip & Fall Prevention for Healthcare Workers
Fall Protection in the Workplace
Restaurant Slip and Fall Accident Prevention Program
Shoes for Crews
Slip Resistant Floors Resource Listing
Slips & Falls Prevention
Slips, Trips & Falls
Walking/Working Surfaces
Slips, Trips and Falls Brochure

Spray Booths

Spraying Operations - Office of Engineering Safety

Toolbox Talks

Accident Investigation
Aerial Work Platforms
Emergency Preparedness
Eye Protection
Fall Protection-Guardrails
Flammable Liquids
Harbor Island Safety Program
Hard Hats
Hard Hats Revisited
Heat Exhaustion & Sunstroke
Heavy Equipment Awareness
Housekeeping
Horseplay on Jobsite & Children on Construction Jobsites
In the Event of an OSHA Compliance Inspection
Increased Jobsite Activity
Jobsite Housekeeping
Motivations for Safety Education & Training
Near Miss Accidents - Heed the Warning Signs
Objectives of Safety Program
Personal Protective Equipment
Reasons for a Safety & Health Program
Safe Driving Practices
Scaffolding
Weather Preparedness
What You Can Do to Prevent Accidents

Tool Safety

Air Powered Tools 
Compressed Air Safety
Air-Powered Nail and Staple Guns
Nail Gun Safety 


Bench Grinders
Abrasive Wheel Grinder Safety
Checklist for Abrasive Wheel Equipment Grinders - OSHA Website 
Portable Abrasive Wheel Grinders video
Grinder Safety

Tool Safety Best Practices

Machine Guarding Basics
Chainsaw Safety - TWCC
Hand and Power Tools - Sample Lesson Plan
Prevention of Workplace Amputations
Table (Circular) Saw Safety Instructions

Uninsured Contractors

Uninsured Hidden Costs of Accidents
Uninsured Subcontractors

Vehicle Safety

Basic Driving Practices 
Auto Best Practice Matrix
Backing
Fleet Loss Control Program
Fleet Safety Guide
Motorcycle Safety Guide
Accident Report Brochure
Accident Analysis - Fleet
Loading Dock Safety
Servicing Tires Safely
Company Seat Belt Use Policy
Utility Trailer Safety Tips
Smith System Driver Safety Training
MVR Policy & Employee Authorization
Total Cost of Vehicle Accidents
Sample, Distracted Driving Policy
Company Policy on Hand-Held Communication Devices
NHSTA’s Distracted Driver Resources

Workplace Violence

Recommendations for Workplace Violence Prevention Programs in Late Night Retail Establishments
Workplace Violence Prevention Strategies
Workplace Violence Prevention - TDI
OROSHA Violence Prevention Materials