Fatality Notice: IHSA has learned of a construction-related fatality in Sudbury involving a construction worker securing a transport trailer load. One workplace fatality is one too many, regardless of the sector, industry, or occupation. Please take a moment to think about those who have died or been injured on the job and re-establish a commitment to the prevention of injuries, illnesses, and fatalities.

Chemical Hazards


Many people work with or near chemicals during the course of their day. If not handled properly, these chemicals could lead to illnesses. Sometimes symptoms show up right away and you know immediately that something is wrong. Other times, exposure over a long period of time can lead to a disease or disorder. Use the resources below to help protect yourself against chemical hazards.




Carbon Monoxide and Controls


Designated Substances and Controls


Diesel Exhaust and Controls






Personal Protective Equipment


Skin Hazards and Controls


Welding Hazards and Controls


Other Chemical Hazards and Controls

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