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Whether you are trying to break into the occupational safety and health (OSH) field, or want to advance in your career, OSHAcademy is here to help! We have created a large list of relevant safety resources for both the individual and the business world. Below you will find helpful website links with valuable information to help in your safety endeavors. OSHAcademy has also provided some of our favorite news resources to stay current on OSH topics.

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Professional Certifications and Organizations

Board of Certificated Safety Professionals (BCSP)

The BCSP is a peer certification board. BCSP is recognized as a leader in high quality credentialing in the Safety and Health field. BCSP offers a variety of certifications including Certified Safety Professional, Safety Trained Supervisor, Construction Health and Safety Technician and many more.

www.bcsp.org
Institute for Safety and Health Management (ISHM)

The ISHM is a voluntary professional credentialing organization. ISHM offers three different certifications, Certified Safety Management Practitioner, Associate Safety and Health Manager, and Certificated Safety and Health Manager.

www.ishm.org/
American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)

The ASSE is a global association of OSH Professionals. They have more than 35,000 members worldwide. Joining ASEE has many benefits, including large networking potential and professional development opportunities.

www.asse.org
Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)

IOSH is the only Chartered body for health and safety professionals in the world.

We were founded in 1945 and have been registered as a charity since 1962. In 2002 we were awarded a Royal Charter.

As the largest health and safety membership organisation in the world, IOSH has more than 44,000 individual members in over 100 countries.

www.iosh.co.uk
National Safety Management Society (NSMS)

The NSMS is a membership society who believes safety is an integral part of every employee and manager's responsibilities. The organization seeks to enhance the safety management profession.

http://nsms.us/
World Safety Organization (WSO)

The WSO is a membership organization who strives to promote continuous professional development for Safety and Health practitioners. The WSO also supports activities of other professional organizations and helps coordinate functions.

www.worldsafety.org

OSH Forums

Health and Safety for Beginners

An Occupational Safety and Health Forum that allows users to discuss a number of safety and health topics with other professionals.

www.healthandsafetytips.co.uk

OSH News

Health and Safety Report

The Health and Safety Report is published by the Canadian Center for Occupational Health and Safety. The Health and Safety Report contains news, tips and advice, and helpful information to help you make informed decisions.

www.ccohs.ca
Health and Safety International Magazine

The Health and Safety International Magazine is the resource for safety professionals who want to stay up-to-date on current OSH news, regulations, and legislation.

www.hsimagazine.com
Safety News

Safety News provides a roundup of recent safety and health related news stories from around the world.

www.safetynews.co.uk

Additional Resources

How to File a Complaint with OSHA

This page contains information about how to file a complaint with OSHA including the process and what information to provide when filing the complaint.

www.osha.gov/as/opa/worker/complain.html
Jooble

Jooble is a vertical job search engine that aggregates and displays job postings from thousands of job boards, corporate, recruiter pages, and newspapers. It will help you to find a job in the field of safety and health

https://jooble.org/jobs-safety-specialist
Certisafety Exam Preparation

This site provides resources to help you study for a number of the various safety and health certification exams.

www.certisafety.com/
Occupational Outlook Handbook

The Occupational Outlook Handbook provides information about various career paths. This website can help you find information about required education and experience levels, median pay, and future job outlook.

www.bls.gov/ooh/
Linked In

A great website to find and connect with people in a similar field. Also has a number of groups where you can discuss various topics related to safety and health. Follow OSHAcademy on LinkedIn.

www.linkedin.com/