Silicosis / Silica - Links

American Lung Association

Crystalline Silica Exposure in the Construction Industry
Health Hazard Information Card developed by Georgia Tech University's Safety and Health Consultation Program.

Crystalline Silica Primer
An introduction to silica, from the U.S. Bureau of Mines.

eLCOSH Silica Links
Links to resources on silica and silicosis, from the Electronic Library of Construction Occupational Safety and Health (eLCOSH).

Mine Safety and Health Administration
An agency in the U.S. Department of Labor.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health - Silica
Conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related disease and injury.

OSHA - Silica
Technical links to silica safety and health topics from the Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA).

Silica Database Compilation Project
Collection of data on silica exposure in the construction industry, compiled by the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH).

Silica Exposures in Construction - What Workers Need to Know
A brochure from the University of Washington School of Public Health.

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