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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​We build alliances with Kentucky employers to promote worker safety through
high-quality education and technical assistance.

We are seeking an environment where employees can complete their work day and go home uninjured, as healthy as when they started the work day. To accomplish this, it is essential to increase awareness of the services that the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Division of Education and Training offers, to provide FREE safety and health training to more employers and employees and provide FREE confidential safety and health consultation services to facilities and organizations or groups requesting those services.

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KYSAFE Mobile app

The KYSAFE app is a resource from the Kentucky Labor Cabinet's Division of Occupational Safety and Health Education and Training, also known as KYSAFE.  Use the app to stay up to date with occupational safety and health events and information.  The app contains nine (9) major functional areas, News and Notes, Information, Program Contacts, Webpage, Messages, Toolbox Talks, Report Hazards, Standards, and Feedback.

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Items of Interest

HopkinsvillePopCenterAdImage400.jpg Hopkinsville Population Center Training

​Registration is now CLOSED

(Walk-ins are always welcome)

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Florence Population Center Training

Gateway Community and Technical College 
500 Technology Way, Florence, KY 41042

Online Registration Now Open!​



Seasonal Influenza Safety and Health Topics Page (SHTP)​

The updated SHTP reflects the new 2022-2023 flu vaccine recommendations and includes a new ‘Quick Facts’ section which contains links to pertinent prevention information. The resources highlighted in this SHTP provide up-to-date scientific information on prevention and control measures for protecting workers against flu and other respiratory illness. ​

Effective Immediately: 

Voluntary Rescission of Supplied Air Monitoring Systems, Inc. Approval​

NIOSH has honored a request by Supplied Air Monitoring Systems, Inc. to voluntarily rescind the NIOSH respirator approval issued to Supplied Air Monitoring Systems, Inc. 

As of October 20, 2022, any respirator marked with a NIOSH approval label with approval number TC-13F-0214 is no longer NIOSH approved. The NIOSH Certified Equipment List no longer includes this approval number.

Due to the voluntary rescission of this NIOSH approval, respirators bearing this NIOSH approval number may no longer be used, manufactured, assembled, sold, or distributed.

Visit the NIOSH NPPTL website to view the official notice of this voluntary rescission​.

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The 2023 ​Kentucky Small Business
Safety and Health Handbook is here!

​Download your copy today!

​Download your checklist here.​​​

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ELC Social Media Channels 

SC-SMIS-logo.pngIntroducing the Safety Climate - Safety Management Information System (SC-SMIS)

Contractors can use the SC-SMIS free of charge to assess their safety climate, select and implement appropriate tools to strengthen it and engage in continuous safety climate improvement.​

SC-SMIS Description.pdf
SC-SMIS Website​

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Our Recent Webinar

Recently Added Course

A person using a chainsaw on a tree trunk.

Using chainsaws, wood chippers and other machinery to clear debris in the wake of recent powerful storms? 

Remember - wear personal protective equipment to protect your eyes and hearing, and always follow safe procedures when operating handheld tools and industrial machinery!

​View our FREE trainings below.

Chainsaw and Tree Trimming Safety​

Ladder Safety

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Part 1

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Part 2

Equipo de Protección Personal - Módulo 1

Hand and Power Tool Safety Webinar

Hearing Conservation Webinar​

Wind damage clean-up fact sheet.pdf

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Download the Information Sheet​​

The Center for Construction Research and Training


NIOSH publication showing warehouse workers.

  • The document provides a set of best practices for host employers to follow to better protect the safety and health of temporary workers. The best practices are organized into three sections:

  • Evaluation and contracting

  • Training for temporary workers and their worksite supervisors

  • Injury and illness reporting, response, and recordkeeping

  • ​The best practices are applicable across industries and occupations. The document also includes scenarios to provide examples of how the best practices might be implemented as well as checklists for each of the three sections that can be printed or completed electronically.

COVID-19 Information

Kentucky COVID-19 Resources:

OSHA COVID-19 Resources: 

​Wage and Hour Division's (WHD) Resources:WHD COVID-19 Official Webpage

CDC Resources:CDC COVID-19 Official Web Page

​World Health Organization (WHO) Resources: WHO COVID-19 Webpage.

Protecting Workers from COVID-19  Protecting Workers from COVID-19 ​

 COVID-19 Emergency Standard for Healthcare FAQ​

OSHA Standards

Download OSHA Standards [ZIP, 17.9MB]
Download the standards and save them on your computer. Access them anytime without the need for a CD or internet connection.

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