Miscellaneous safety topics

This section has subpages addressing the following topics:

Batteries — Safe handling and maintenance of lead-acid batteries.

Bleachers and grandstands — Addressing code requirements related to safety for bleachers and grandstands.

Holiday season safety — A collection of topics related to safety during the winter holidays.

OSHA recordkeeping: Injuries and illnesses — Guidance on when an injury or illness is a "recordable" one for OSHA purposes.

Policies: workplace safety — Includes executive order 194 directing all state agencies and UW System campuses to attain certain occupational safety objectives through the development of a written health and safety program.

Portable electronic devices — Use of smartphones, cell phones, and other personal electronic devices while driving.

Regulatory enforcement — Information about workplace safety enforcement by the Department of Safety and Professional Services.