Weblinks and research guides
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Indexes, databases and full text resources available freely online
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
The ABS website provides statistics on the following themes: economy; environment and energy; industry; people; and regions.
AUSTLII - Australasian Legal Information Institute
The AUSTLII collection contains full text databases of most Australian court decisions and legislation
CISDOC - Occupational Safety and Health Database
International Labour Organization
Bibliographic database contains about 70,000 citations related to occupational safety and health.
Electronic Library of Construction Occupational Safety & Health (elcosh)
U.S. Center for Construction Research and Training
A full text collection of occupational health and safety information related to the construction industry. The information included ranges from toolbox talks, training resources, articles, and research reports.
An online multidisciplinary book of facts and knowledge, a global platform for sharing occupational safety and health (OSH) information and good practices. Regularly updated, the Encyclopaedia is written and compiled by world class researchers and industry experts. It is the most comprehensive reference source on the subject.
International Program on Chemical Safety (IPCS)
World Health Organization
Provides international evaluations of chemicals including a range of publications about chemicals, including the Environmental Health Criteria series
Hazardous Substances Information System (HSIS)
Safe Work Australia
Provide access to both hazardous substances information and exposure standards information
National Chemical Information Gateway
Department of Environment and Heritage
Website providing links to relevant information about chemicals including exposure, safety and the environment
U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Bibliographic database contains around 47,000 citations related to occupational health and safety, with full text access to NIOSH publications
OHS Body of Knowledge (BOK)
Safety Institute of Australia/ HaSPA (Health and Safety Professionals Alliance)
Describes the key concepts, core theories and related evidence used by Australian generalist OHS professionals
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Database with more than 20 million citations from biomedical literature. May include links to full text articles
SAFETYLIT Injury Prevention Literature
Center for Injury Prevention Policy and Practice, San Diego State University.
Database of citations related to injury prevention and safety promotion.