Work-Related Asthma

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Resources for Employers

 Free Telephone Consultations
 Free On-site Consultations
 Education Materials

EmployerFREE Telephone Consultations:

  • Private Sector - ask to speak with a representative from the NJDOH Occupational Health Surveillance Unit. Call (609) 826-4920 or send us an e-mail message.
     
  • Public Sector - ask to speak with a representative from the NJDOH Public Employees Occupational Safety and Health Program. Call (609) 826-4920 or send us an email message.

FREE On-site Consultations:

  • Private Sector - ask to speak with a representative from the NJLWD Occupational Safety & Health On-Site Consultation Program. Call (609) 984-0785 or visit their Web page.
     
  • Public Sector - ask to speak with a representative from the NJDOH Public Employees Occupational Safety and Health Program. Call (609) 984-1863 or visit their Web page.

Education Materials:

  • Health Alert - Fogging Ambulances with Toxic Disinfectants May Cause Illness [pdf 80k]
     
  • Asthma and Rosin-Core Solder - What You Need to Know [pdf 2m]
     
  • Health Alert - Important Information for Applicators of Polyurethane Spray-on Bed Liners [pdf 138k]
     
  • Working with Tungsten Carbide - What You Need to Know [pdf 104k]
     
  • Controlling Chemical Exposure: Industrial Hygiene Fact Sheets [pdf 697k]
     
  • Occupational Health Surveillance Update newsletter - special issue on work-related asthma [pdf 527k]
     
  • Glutaraldehyde: Guidelines for Safe Use and Handling in Health Care Facilities [pdf 78k]
     
  • Industries and Asthmagens Associated with Work-Related Asthma [html] [pdf 113k]
     
  • Occupational Health and Funeral Homes [pdf 38k]
     
  • Ventilation of Funeral Home Preparations Rooms - Guidelines and Calculations [pdf 622k]
     
  • Work-Related Asthma Resources [pdf 84k]
     
  • Guidelines on "Management of Natural Rubber Latex Allergy” and “Selecting the Right Glove for the Right Task in Health Care Facilities" [pdf 617k]