We are happy to provide information about occupational medicine services that your employees may need. Below are links to federal departments, agencies, and health organizations, which share information and guidelines that may help your business remain compliant and help you encourage a healthy, safe work environment.

U.S. Federal Departments and Related Agencies

Department of Health and Human Services
The Department of Health and Human Services is a federal agency with a goal of protecting the health of all Americans. The department’s website includes information on all HHS programs, laws, and regulations.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The CDC works to control and prevent disease, injury and disability.

National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Health (NIH) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The NIH’s website contains research and resources to prevent disease and improve health.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration
An agency of the Department of Health and Human Services, the FDA protects and promotes public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription, and over-the-counter medications.

Federal Department of Transportation
The Federal Department of Transportation (DOT) supports a fast, safe, efficient, accessible, and convenient transportation system that meets vital national interests and enhances the quality of life.

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has a goal of reducing crashes, injuries, and fatalities involving large trucks and buses. The agency’s website has information and requirements for truck and bus drivers.

Department of Labor
The Department of Labor (DOL) aims to promote the welfare of wage earners; improve working conditions; and ensure work-related rights. The DOL’s website has various workforce resources, including equal employment opportunity, labor relations, and training.

  • DOL - Workers’ Compensation
    Learn about federal disability compensation programs and review links to resources for those employed by private companies.
  • DOL - Workplace Safety and Health
    Find resources from several agencies, including OSHA, the Mine Safety and Health Administration, and the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) collects, processes, analyzes and disseminates statistical data related to the U.S. labor force. The website gives employers the opportunity to check key economic news and statistics.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) ensures safe and healthful working conditions by setting and enforcing standards. The agency’s website has resources for employers as well as data on workplace injuries and illnesses.

U.S. Not-For-Profit Organizations

American Heart Association – Workplace Health
The American Heart Association supports appropriate cardiac care in an effort to reduce disability and deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke.

The nonprofit’s website contains numerous resources for healthy living and common heart conditions.

National Association of Worksite Health Centers
The National Association of Worksite Health Centers assists public and private employers, unions, and other plan sponsors in getting the greatest return from their onsite health centers, worksite fitness, and wellness centers.

The nonprofit’s website offers access to resources and research meant to assist an employer in finding the right health and wellness programs.*

(*Many resources require membership.)

International Health Organizations

World Health Organization
The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations with the aim of attaining the highest possible level of health for all people.

The organization’s website provides the latest news and updates on health issues, outbreaks, and emergencies across the world.

Miscellaneous

Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
The Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine is a monthly peer-reviewed journal published on behalf of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

The journal’s website offers access to monthly and archived issues.*

(*Not all articles are free. Many require membership.)