HEALTH AND SAFETY ISSUES

Western MassCOSH (Coalition for
Occupational Safety and Health)

640 Page Boulevard, Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 731-0760
Information, resources, and training for
workplace health and safety issues.

Department of Labor
and Workforce Development

165 Liberty St., Springfield, MA 01103
(413) 747-7192
Enforces lead and asbestos regulations and
provides some apprentice training.

HEALTHY PEOPLE,
HEALTHY PLACES

24 South Prospect St.
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 367-9638
This organization offers counseling
regarding environmental health issues and
advocates for environmentally safe housing,
workplaces and schools.

Massachusetts Association
for the Chemically Injured

P.O. Box 754, Andover, MA 01810
(978) 681-5117
This non-profit statewide organization offers
support, education and referral.

Environmental Health Coalition
of Western Massachusetts

P.O. Box 187, Northampton, MA 01061
Support, resources and referrals for people
who have been chemically injured,
particularly people with Multiple Chemical
Sensitivity (MCS). Extensive library.

www.coem.com
This site has information about chemical and
environmentally triggered injuries.

Occupational Safety and Health
Administration (OSHA)

1441 Main St., Springfield, MA 01103
(413) 785-0123; www.OSHA.gov
OSHA handles workplace health and
safety hazards and violations.

National Institute for Occupational
Safety and Health

Hubert H. Humphrey Bldg.
200 Independence Ave., SW., Room 715H
Washington, DC 20201
(800) 35-NIOSH; www.NIOSH.gov
The research arm of OSHA provides
information on occupational safety hazards.

www.ergoweb.com
This site connects to many ergonomic
resources and case studies.

Indoor Air Quality Hotline
P.O. Box 37133, Washington D.C., 20013
(800) 438-4318
www.epa.gov/iaq/iaqinfo.html
The Environmental Protection Agency runs
this hotline.

ANTI-MICROBIAL HOTLINE
(to deal with mold)
(703) 308-0127