The US Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) advises small employers to establish policies for their offices aimed at fixing hazards and preventing workplace injuries and illnesses. The Web site provides access to a variety of materials to assist small businesses in creating these policies.
OSHA also provides a summary of key OSHA standards that apply to many health care employers.
In addition, OSHA offers publications for small businesses.
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