Training in Other Languages

Some COSH groups are able to provide training in languages other than English and Spanish, including Portuguese, Haitian Creole, Tagalog, and others. Please contact the National COSH Coordinator if you are looking for training in a language other than English or Spanish .

Materials in Other Languages

Note: Some materials will require that you have fonts installed on your computer for the specified language.

Arabic Bosnian Chinese Croatian

French Haitian Creole Hmong

Korean Polish Portuguese Russian

Serbian Tagalog Thai Vietnamese

(Para materiales en español, hága clic aquí.) (For Spanish language materials, click here.)

Portuguese

A Inspecção da OSHA: Folheto Informativo. Esta folha de factos explica os seus direitos de requerimento a participar em inspecções no trabalho conduzidas pela Administração de Saúde, Ocupação e Segurança OSHA, uma agência do Departamento de Trabalhadores nos Estados Unidos. (The OSHA inspection: guide to workers’ rights. Click here for English version.)

Direitos do trabalhador baixo a Lei de OSHA. Um resumo de seus direitos. Workers’ Rights Under OSHA–basic facts. For English version click here.

O Chumbo na construà §Ãƒ £o. Massachusetts Division of Occupational Safety.

Chumbo e o Pintor de Casas. Massachusetts Division of Occupational Safety.

General Hazard Awareness training materials from Harvard University. An overview of electrical, chemical, and safety hazards. Some are specific to the University site, but most is generally relevant to all worksites.

Les̵es por Esfor̤os Repetitivos РLER. Caderno de 25 paginas. Repetitive Strain Injuries.

Prevenção da LER/DORT: o que a ergonomia pode oferecer. Caderno de 25 paginas. Prevention of Repetitive Strain Injuries: what ergonomics can offer.

Manual: Conteúdos Básicos – Para uma Ação Sindical em Saúde, Trabalho e Meio Ambiente. Training guide for union action on workers’ health and the environment. Written for the Brazilian context, but useful information for all workers.

Trabalho Noturno e em Turnos : Shift work and night work.

Situações e fatores de risco no ramo químico. Caderno de 41 paginas. Risk factors in the chemical industry.

Acidentes do trabalho com máquinas – identificação de riscos e prevenção. Caderno de 33 paginas. Machinery accidents in the workplace: identification of risks and prevention.

Riscos devido à substâncias químicas. Caderno de 37 paginas. Chemical Hazards in the workplace.

O Diagnóstico Correto é de Importância Crítica: Alerta de Médico sobre Silicose– Agora pode Atingir mais Membros e Doutores. (Silicosis Alert) From ELCOSH, the Electronic Library on Occupational Safety and Health. For English version, click here.

Silica e Silicose. Informacao detalhado do Fundacentro, Brazil.

Vietnamese

Numerous factsheets on a variety of health and safety topics in both construction and in general industry can be found on the website of Boat People SOS, Community Awareness Campaign on Occupational Safety.

Cac Quyen Cua Quy Vi (Your Rights at Work): An AFL-CIO guide to workers’ rights to safety and health, compensation for injuries, etc. (Click here for the English version.)

In California, Workers Have Rights. For English version, click here.

Job Safety: What You Should Know (CAL-OSHA) For English version, click here.

Guide to basic workers’ rights including health and safety, minimum wage, youth work, and discrimination. By the National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice. For the English version, click here.

Quý Vị Làm Electronic Assemblers: Hãy Bảo Vệ Gia Đình Của Các Bạn Khỏi Nguy Hại Của Chất Chì [Electronics Assemblers: Protect Your Family From Lead] (For English version, click here.)

Workplace Bullying: A Worker’s Guide. Australian publication. For an English version, click here.

Polish

TWOJE PRAWO DO INSPEKCJI OSHA I INNE PRAWA OSHA. Your rights to an OSHA Inspection and other OSHA rights. Click here for English version.

POZNAJ SWOJE PRAWA. Know Your Rights. Workers’ rights under OSHA. Click here for English version.

Guide to basic workers’ rights including health and safety, minimum wage, youth work, and discrimination. By the National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice. For the English version, click here.

Prawidlowe rozpoznanie choroby jest sprawa istotna Obecnie wieksza liczba czlonków zwiazkowych i lekarzy ma mozliwosc zapoznania sie z Komunikatem lekarskim na temat krzemicy”. (Silicosis Alert) From ELCOSH, the Electronic Library on Occupational Safety and Health. For English version, click here.

Chinese

Your Rights at Work (Simplified Chinese): An AFL-CIO guide to workers’ rights to safety and health, compensation for injuries, etc. (Click here for the English version.)

Chinese Book Cover

Health and Safety Training Kits from the Labor Occupational Health Program, UC-Berkeley.
This curriculum consists of two modules: Protecting Workers from Job Hazards and How Chemicals Affect the Body. The curriculum is designed to help trainers facilitate informal classes of workers, environmental justice activists, or community residents using action-oriented, participatory methods. Five factsheets are also included: Identifying Job Hazards, Controlling Hazards on the Job, How Do Chemicals Get Into My Body? Workplace Chemicals and Your Health and Toxic Hazards Chart. For ordering information, click here.

Job Safety: What You Should Know (Cal-OSHA) For English version, click here.

In California, Garment Workers Have Rights. For English version, click here.

In California, Workers Have Rights. For English version, click here.

Sewing Machine Operators: Feel Better, Work Better. An ergonomics guide from the California Occupational Health Branch. (English version here.)

Guide to basic workers’ rights including health and safety, minimum wage, youth work, and discrimination. (Simplified Chinese.) By the National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice. (pdf)

Workers’ Rights Poster from the International Labor Organization (pdf.) (For the English version, click here.)

Workplace Bullying: A Worker’s Guide. Australian publication. For an English version, click here.

"Workers Know Your Rights" Undocumented workers rights under the National Labor Relations Act. From Sweatshop Watch

Haitian Creole

Guide to Workers’ Compensation for injured workers. (pdf.)

Guide to workers’ rights under OSHA. (pdf.)

Guide to basic workers’ rights including health and safety, minimum wage, youth work, and discrimination. By the National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice. (pdf)

Workers’ Rights Poster from the International Labor Organization (pdf.) (For the English version, click here.)

Taking Care of Your Aches and Pains, brochure from the Service Employees International Union.

Health and Safety Advice for Cleaning and Maintenance Workers, brochure from the Service Employees International Union.

Health and Safety Awareness training materials from Harvard University. An overview of electrical, chemical, and safety hazards. Some are specific to the University site, but most is generally relevant to all worksites.

SOT TONBE: SE BAGAY KI TIYE PLIS MOUN NAN TRAVAY (Ladder safety for residential construction contractors.) For English version, click here. (pdf)

Seki Ri Te Nan Sèvi Ak Nechèl (Falls: The Leading Killer on Construction Sites) For English version, click here (pdf).

Seki Ri Te Nan Tra Va y Sou Echa Fodaj (Scaffold Safety for Residential Construction Contractors.) For English version, click here (pdf.)

French

Vos Droits en bref d’Apres OSHA [Your Rights under OSHA] (pdf)

Vos Droits a la Compensation des Travailleurs [Guide to Workers’ Compensation for injured workers] (pdf)

Korean

Guide to basic workers’ rights including health and safety, minimum wage, youth work, and discrimination. By the National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice. (pdf)

Health and Safety Training Kits from the Labor Occupational Health Program, UC-Berkeley. This curriculum consists of two modules: Protecting Workers from Job Hazards and How Chemicals Affect the Body. The curriculum is designed to help trainers facilitate informal classes of workers, environmental justice activists, or community residents using action-oriented, participatory methods. Five factsheets are also included: Identifying Job Hazards, Controlling Hazards on the Job, How Do Chemicals Get Into My Body? Workplace Chemicals and Your Health and Toxic Hazards Chart. For ordering information, click here.

Job Safety: What You Should Know (CAL-OSHA) For English version, click here.

Hmong

Guide to basic workers’ rights including health and safety, minimum wage, youth work, and discrimination. By the National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice. (pdf)

Workers’ Rights Poster from the International Labor Organization (pdf.) (For the English version, click here.)

Russian

Guide to basic workers’ rights including health and safety, minimum wage, youth work, and discrimination. By the National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice. (pdf)

Arabic

Workplace Bullying: A Worker’s Guide. Australian publication. For an English version, click here.

Tagalog

"Workers Know Your Rights" (Mga Trabahador- Alamin ang inyong karapatan!) Undocumented workers rights under the National Labor Relations Act. From Sweatshop Watch. (pdf)

Job Safety: What You Should Know (CAL-OSHA) For English version, click here.

Workers’ Rights Poster from the International Labor Organization (pdf.) (For the English version, click here.)

Bosnian

Workplace Bullying: A Worker’s Guide. Australian publication. For an English version, click here.

Thai

Workers’ Rights Poster from the International Labor Organization (pdf.) (For the English version, click here.)

Croatian

Workplace Bullying: A Worker’s Guide. Australian publication. For an English version, click here.

Serbian

Workplace Bullying: A Worker’s Guide. Australian publication. For an English version, click here.