OSHA safety guidelines may be found on the official website of the United States Department of Labor. These guidelines cover a wide range of health, safety and emergency situations across industry and service sectors.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration functions as an agency of the Department of Labor and serves as the custodian of the laws and regulations governing OSHA practices and procedures for construction, maritime activity, agriculture and industry. According to the OSHA, the goal of these guidelines is to provide a safe work environment that has no adverse impact on the short- or long-term health of the workers. OSHA guidelines are classified by industry sector and are accompanied by interpretive guidance documents.