June is National Safety Month, a time to think about our own safety and that of our loved ones. To help promote safety awareness, this month the United States Government Printing Office is offering for sale a number of publications published by various Federal agencies focusing on safety risks and injury prevention applicable to the workplace, public transportation, home, and communities of Americans.
Publisher: Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Education and Information Division
Description: Provides a concise source of general industrial hygiene information for workers, employers, and occupational health professionals. Presents key information and data in abbreviated tabular form for 677 chemicals or substance groupings commonly found in the work environment. Assists users to recognize and control occupational chemical hazards.
Year/Pages: 2005: 454 p. 2012-repr.
Publisher: Congress, Congressional Budget Office
Description: Analyzes proposals for federal reinsurance of risks from terrorism and natural disasters.
Year/Pages: 2003: 62 p.
Publisher: National Commission on Fire Prevention and Control; and Federal Emergency Management Agency, United States Fire Administration
Description: Discusses the most significant fire safety problems in the United States. in 1973. Also includes recommendations for fire loss reduction.
Year/Pages: 1973: 189 p.; ill. 2003-repr.
Publisher: Defense Dept., Navy, Naval Safety Center
Description: Contains stories, editorials, and the most accurate information currently available on the subject of aviation accident prevention. LIST ID ANAR $29/year.
Publisher: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration
Description: Provides updates on major Federal Aviation Administration rule changes and proposed changes, as well as refresher information on flight rules, maintenance airworthiness, avionics, accident analysis, and other topics. Covers all types of aircraft. LIST ID FAN $21/year.
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