Health and Safety Services

Occupational Safety and Health Administration
California Health And Safety Code
At national level we may be facing an unprecedented crisis since the Great Depression in modernizing sectors like health, budget, infrastructure, energy and education. Measures to enhance energy independence, improve affordable health and safety for all of us play a significant role in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan of 2009..

Is Your Home a Healthy Home for Children?
Is your home healthy? Each year, many people - especially children - are injured or become ill due to home conditions that could be prevented or eliminated. Take time to read this information and make sure that your home is safe and healthy.

Health Advice from the FDA

Food and drug safety concerns and issues include among many topics: What can I do to protect myself from food poisoning? Why shouldn't I taste a sample of cookie dough before baking it? How long can leftover food be left out of the refrigerator?

More about Indoor Air Quality
Sometimes there are so many sources of indoor air pollution that the quality of the air we're breathing inside of our homes isn't any better than outdoors in a busy intersection. Find out more about how to reduce the risk from existing sources of indoor air pollution and how to prevent new problems from occurring.

FEMA Can Help You Be Ready Anytime
When disaster strikes, you may not have much time left to prepare a response. Disasters happen anytime and anywhere. Would you and your family be prepared to cope with the emergency until help arrives?

Visit US CPSC for Lifesaving Information or to Report Unsafe Products
The safety of our families is one of the most important functions of our government. US Consumer Product Safety Commission is an independent federal regulatory agency that is charged with keeping families safe by reducing the risk of injury or death from consumer products.

Health and Safety Sheets
Pesticides & Food - What You & Your Family Needs to Know
Our food supply chain is heavily influenced by extensive use of pesticides. This publication from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency discusses the risks and benefits of pesticide use on food and ways in which consumers can reduce their exposure.

Locate a Poison Control Center near You.
In case of drug or food poisoning we need immediate intervention. This resource can help you prevent accidental drug poisoning and prepare you for a quick response if a poisoning occurs. By following these suggestions you may not only prevent a serious accident, you may save a life.

Take a Tour!
With kids' health in mind we're highlighting the importance of keeping up informed with the all multiple angles on the issue. This site boasts hundreds of articles and features on infections, behavior & emotions, food & fitness, and growing up healthy.

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