Websites & Resources

The following is a list of Web sites that provide information about school occupational safety and health, school-to-careers and school-to work.  Since these websites are not administered by CSCBRE, we take no responsibility for the views, content or accuracy of this information.

General Young Worker Resources
Young Worker Rights
OSHA Young Worker Factsheet

OSHA Poster
OSHA Whistleblower Factsheet

Childhood Agricultural Safety Network
http://www.childagsafety.org

Children's Safety Network
http://www.hhd.org/

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Sources of Information on Indoor Air Quality in Schools
http://www.epa.gov/iaq/schools/index.html

Federal Network for Young Worker Safety and Health (FedNET)
http://ia600608.us.archive.org/9/items/POSTfednet2/default.html

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence - Health & Safety
https://www2.ed.gov/free/index.html

Gateway to government food safety information for kids, teens & educators
http://www.foodsafety.gov

Labor Occupational Health Program, University of California at Berkeley
http://www.lohp.org/

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/homepage.html

Adolescent and Teenager Safety and Health
http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/youth/

National Academy Press Reading Room:  Protecting Youth at Work:  Health, Safety and Development of Working Children and Adolescents in the United States (1998)
http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=6019

National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability (NCWD/Youth): “Developing Financial Capability Among Youth: How Families Can Help”
http://www.ncwd-youth.info/FinancialCapabilityFamilies

NCWD/Youth: “Taking Charge of Your Money: An Introduction to Financial Capability”
http://www.ncwd-youth.info/FinancialCapabilityYouth

New Jersey Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education
http://www.state.nj.us/njded/voc/index.html

Transition from School to Adult Life
http://www.state.nj.us/education/specialed/transition/

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development Safety Resources
http://lwd.state.nj.us/labor/lsse/safetyhealth_index.html

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development Child Labor
http://lwd.dol.state.nj.us/labor/wagehour/lawregs/child_labor_law.html

New Jersey Employment Information: Apprenticeship Training in New Jersey
http://careerconnections.nj.gov/careerconnections/hire/training/apprentice/registered_apprenticeship.shtml

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development: Fillable A300 form
http://lwd.dol.state.nj.us/labor/wagehour/content/childlabor_empcert.html

NJ Schools Insurance Group
https://www.njsig.org/safety/links

New Jersey Office of Emergency Management
World Trade Center information, where to get help, and dealing with the consequences. Includes information for teachers in dealing with the threat of biological warfare or terrorist attack.
http://www.state.nj.us/njoem/worldtrade.html

New Jersey Public Employees Occupational Safety and Health (PEOSH) Program - New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
http://www.state.nj.us/health/peosh/

New Jersey Public Employees Occupational Safety and Health (PEOSH) Program - New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
http://lwd.dol.state.nj.us/labor/lsse/employer/Public_Employees_OSH.html

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
http://www.osha.gov/

OSHA's Clinician Webpage
http://www.osha.gov/dts/oom/clinicians/index.html

Planning for Adult Life

http://planningforadultlife.org/: Serving students, 16-21 years-old, with developmental disabilities and their families, via the partnership with The Arc of New Jersey and Community Access Unlimited with funding from the New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities.

United States Department of Labor- Mobile Applications
http://www.dol.gov/dol/apps/

United States Department of Labor - YouthRules Website
https://www.osha.gov/youngworkers/

Youngworkers.org (California Resource Network for Young Worker's Health and Safety)
http://www.youngworkers.org/

Young Worker Awareness
http://www.yworker.com/english/ywa_eng.htm

GaTech's Young Worker Training
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/training-page
https://elsys-sftp.gtri.gatech.edu/public/folder/C1zeWL_Q806U5r-SQ8CNDg/OSHA_Training_Material
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/external-resources
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/acknowledgement-sources

MADPH: Work-related Injuries to Workers Under Age 18
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/programs/community-health/ohsp/injuries-workers-under-18/

National Young Worker Network Poster Contests and Videos
California Partnership for Young Worker Health and Safety Poster Contest Winners [California]
http://youngworkers.org/posters/

California Partnership for Young Worker Health and Safety Video Contest Winners [California]
http://youngworkers.org/videos/

Connecticut Young Worker Health and Safety Team
http://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/YoungWorkerSafety/index.htm

The Center for Young Worker Safety and Health at Georgia Tech Research Institute YouTube Channel [Georgia]
https://www.youtube.com/user/OSHAInfoGaTech

The Center for Young Worker Safety and Health at Georgia Tech Research Institute Poster and Video Contest Winners [Georgia]
2013 Poster Contest Information
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/blog/congrats-winners-our-2013-poster-contest
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/node/264
2012 Poster and Video Contest Information
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/blog/announcing-2012-poster-and-video-contest-winners
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/blog/right-package
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/blog/its-your-world-now
http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/node/114

Massachusetts Safe Jobs for Youth Poster Contest Winners [Massachusetts]
http://www.mass.gov/dph/ohsp/teenpostercontest

National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety’s Cultivate Safety initiative
http://www.njsafeschools.org/Cosmetology/contest-winners.html

New Jersey Safe Schools Program Poster Contest Winners [New Jersey]
http://www.njsafeschools.org/Cosmetology/contest-winners.html

Speak Out for Workplace Safety2014 Video Contest Winner [Oklahoma]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jU1y6BYi9c

O[yes] - Oregon Young Employee Safety Video Contest Winners [Oregon]
https://www.youtube.com/user/OregonSafetyHealth

O[yes] - Oregon Young Employee Safety Video Contest Winner Blog Post [Oregon]
http://www.ohsu.edu/blogs/croet/2014/04/29/making-a-difference/

Due to the high volume of transfer students in New Jersey (NJ) from out-of-district, only out-of-state and out-of-country transfer student immunization records are reviewed in high schools. For more information on NJ’s school immunization requirements including a list of childhood and adolescent recommended vaccines, and to review NJ’s immunization auditing guidelines (N.J.A.C. 8:57-4), please click here

Starting the new school year with IgE mediated food allergies requires preparation, collaboration and ongoing communication between parents/caregivers/guardians, school nurses, school administrators and staff (athletic trainers, etc.) and clinical teams (in the community).  Schools may be perceived by families as food allergen ubiquitous settings. In addition, levels of school staff education on anaphylaxis prevention and preparedness can vary.  This reference assists school districts/schools: National Association of School Nurses/National Association of School Boards/U.S. CDC (v. 2014):