Resources

In-house Productions


Marine Chemists & Tank Cleaning


Working Under Too Much Pressure

Regulations

29 CFR 1915 – Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Shipyard Employment*
*Marine chemists are regulated specifically by 29 CFR 1915.14.

NFPA Publications

Marine Industry & Shipyard Confined Space Entry & Work (Fact Sheet)
Marine Industry & Shipyard Hot Work (Fact Sheet)

NFPA Free Access Widget

OSHA Publications/Videos

Chemical or Health Hazards and Safety

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (Fact Sheet)
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (Quick Card™)
Fire Hazard of Polyurethane and Other Organic Foam Insulation Aboard Ships and in Construction
Guidelines for Safely Entering and Cleaning Vessel Sewage Tanks (Fact Sheet)
Hazards Associated with Spray Painting in Shipyard Employment (Fact Sheet)
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) (Fact Sheet)
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) (Quick Card™)
Lead in Construction
Protecting Workers from Lead Hazards (Fact Sheet)

Confined Space Hazards and Safety

Confined Space Safety on Commercial Fishing Vessels (Fact Sheet)
Permit-Required Confined Spaces in General Industry (Quick Card™)
Procedures for Atmospheric Testing in Confined Spaces (Fact Sheet)

Electrical Hazards and Safety

Controlling Electrical Hazards
Working Safely with Electricity (Fact Sheet)
Electrical Safety (Quick Card™)

Maritime Hazards and Safety

Aerial Lift Fall Protection Over Water in Shipyards (Quick Card™)
Aerial Lift Fall Protection Over Water in Shipyards – Spanish (Quick Card™)
Deck Barge Safety
Evaluation of Fire and Rescue Services (Fact Sheet)
Personal Protective Equipment (Fact Sheet)
Roll-On Roll-Off (RO-RO) Ship and Dock Safety
Safe Lighting Practices in the Shipyard Industry (Fact Sheet)
Safe Work Practices for Shipbreaking
Safety While Working Alone in Shipyards (Fact Sheet)
Safe Use of Portable and Hand-Held Power Tools (Fact Sheet)
Shipbreaking (OSHA Fact Sheet)
Shipyard Industry Standards
Spud Barge Safety (OSHA Fact Sheet)
Ventilation in Shipyard Employment

Hot Work Safety

Eye Protection against Radiant Energy during Welding and Cutting in Shipyard Employment (Fact Sheet)
Fire Watch Safety during Hot Work in Shipyards (Quick Card™)
Fire Watch Safety During Hot Work in Shipyards – Spanish (Quick Card™)
Hot Work Safety on Hollow or Enclosed Structures (Quick Card™)
Hot Work Safety on Hollow or Enclosed Structures – Spanish (Quick Card™)
Safely Performing Hot Work on Hollow or Enclosed Structures in Marine Terminals

Videos

OSHA Examines Fatal Shipyard Accidents by the US Department of Labor
Respirator Protection in General Industry by the US Department of Labor
Proteccion Respiratoria en la Industria en General by the US Department of Labor
Respirator Types by the US Department of Labor
Respirator Fit Testing by the US Department of Labor
Maintenance and Care of Respirators by the US Department of Labor
Mantenimiento y Cuidado de los Resriradores by the US Department of Labor