OSHA Compliance Assistance Resources

NDA members have access to compliance assistance resources.  This interactive system allows NDA members to access resrouces and contact information of regulatory compliance staff in all 50 states and consult with them on a variety of rules and regulations affecting the industry.

Compliance Assistance Specialist Directory - To find the OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist click on a state to locate your local offices in your area. Contact information will appear.

Understanding OSHA Inspections

A new video explains the OSHA inspection process and how the agency is helping to protect workers from workplace hazards.

The OSHA Inspection process


OSHA Respirable Crystalline Silica - 64 Frequently Asked Questions

Combustible Dust:

Hazard Communication Guidance for Combustible Dusts
Fact Sheet: Hazard Alert: Combustible Dust Explosions
Combustible Dust Poster

Weather and Seasonal Outdoor Conditions:

Health & Safety Topic: Occupational Heat Exposure
Campaign to Prevent Heat Illness in Outdoor Workers
Heat Illness: Prevent Heat Illness at Work Pamphlet

  • (OSHA 4135 - 2021) (English: PDF)NEW
  • (OSHA 4135 - 2021) (Spanish: PDF)NEW

Heat Illness: Prevent Heat Illness at Work Poster

  • (OSHA 3431 - 2021) (English: PDF)Revised
  • (OSHA 3432 - 2021) (Spanish: PDF)Revised

Quick Card: Protecting Workers from Heat Stress
Health and Safety Topic: Winter Weather: Plan; Equip; Train
Quick Card: Protecting Workers from Cold Stress

Personal Protection:

Health and Safety Topics: Personal Protective Equipment
Health and Safety Topics: Eye and Face Protection

Small Entity Compliance Guide for the Respiratory Protection Standard 

Cranes Used for Material Delivery to Construction Sites:

Small Entity Compliance Guide for the Final Rule for Cranes and Derricks in Construction
Fact Sheet: Operator Qualification and Certification
Fact Sheet: Signal Person Qualification

Hazard Communication

Hazard Communication Guidelines for Compliance
Hazard Communication Small Entity Compliance Guide for Employers That Use Hazardous Chemicals
Fact Sheet: Steps to an Effective Hazard Communication Program for Employers That Use Hazardous Chemicals
Fact Sheet: December 1st, 2013 Training Requirements for the Revised Hazard Communication Standard
OSHA Brief: Hazard Communication Standard: Labels and Pictograms
OSHA Brief: Hazard Communication Standard: Safety Data Sheets
Quick Card: Hazard Communication Safety Data Sheets (English) and (Spanish)
Quick Card: Hazard Communication Standard Labels (English) and (Spanish)
Quick Card: Hazard Communication Standard Pictogram (English) and (Spanish)
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Trenching and Excavation:

Quick Card: Working Safely in Trenches

Other Areas of Interest:

Quick Card: Emergency Exit Routes 
OSHA Fact Sheet: Natural Disaster Recovery: Cleanup Hazard