Young Workers

General Information

Date Added Resource Source
Oregon Resources
May 2009

O[yes] (Oregon Young Employee Safety Coalition)

http://youngemployeesafety.org/

This website provided by the Oregon Young Worker Health and Safety Coalition provides resources and information on the Coalition's efforts and tips for keeping young workers safe on the job.

(O[yes])
Apr 2009

Young Workers Stay Alive on the Job! 4/09 Revised (PDF)

http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/research/centers-institutes/croet/outreach/or-face/publications/upload/YoungWorker2Ed.pdf

This booklet, released the Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation program (OR-FACE) tells the stories of young workers aged 16-24 who were killed on the job in Oregon from 2003 through 2007.

(OR-FACE)
 
Other
Feb 2011

Center for Young Worker Safety and Health at Georgia Tech Research Institute

http://www.youngworker.gatech.edu/

The Center for Young Worker Safety and Health at Georgia Tech Research Institute is committed to providing training, educational resources, technical expertise, and an online resource center for young workers and their parents, career and technical teachers and employers.

(Center for Young Worker Safety and Health)
Jul 2004

Making Sure Your Teen's Job is Safe

http://kidshealth.org/parent/firstaid_safe/travel/job.html
(Kids Health)
Jun 2004

Teen Summer Jobs: Safety Pays

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/youth/summerjobs/index.html
(OSHA)
May 2003

Young Workers: WorkSafe Centre (British Columbia)

http://youngworker.healthandsafetycentre.org/s/Home.asp

Welcome to the WorkSafe Centre for under 25 year-old workers; an online resource for workers, employers, unions, educators, parents, and youth community groups.

(WorkSafe Online - Workers' Compensation Board of BC)
Mar 2003

NIOSH Safety and Health topic: Youth Worker Safety and Health

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/youth/

Includes info on: Information for Young Workers, w Young Workers Are Getting Hurt, ograms, Reports, and Research, lated Web Sites

(NIOSH)
Mar 2003

OSHA's Teen Worker Safety and Health Website

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/teenworkers/

The premier site for teen worker safety and health information provided by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Our mission is to help you stay healthy and safe while on the job.

(OSHA)