Knowledge Corner

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) The most reliable site to obtain information and data on Health and Safety topics.

National Institutes of Health (NIIH) Medline Plus. “Trusted Health Information”.

United States Department of Labor (DOL) provides information which: fosters, promotes, and develops the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improves working conditions; advances opportunities for profitable employment; and assures work-related benefits and rights.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Part of the US Department of Labor, OSHA’s mission is to assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.

Pub Med Health. US National Library of Medicine The World’s Largest Medical Library specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports. Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question “What works?” in medical and health care.

National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) conducts and supports basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.

United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) mission is the protection human health and the environment.

Healthfinder.gov contains numerous Health calculators, sponsored by the US Department of Health and Human Services.

Healthcarefreeware contains a free virtual library where today you will find on-line databases of information, downloadable software, and lots of other interesting resources for healthcare professionals and the public.

ACOEM: American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Workplace Violence.

Pain Management

Animal Research

Health Care Data

Workers’ Compensation