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NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards provides key information and data in abbreviated form for chemicals or substance groupings (e.g. cyanides, fluorides, manganese compounds) that are found in the work environment.

Occupational safety and health topics from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Search to see if OSHA was called in to inspect a facility.

Georgia Facility Location and Information Guide. Find information on childcare facilities, nursing homes, home health agencies, laboratories, and many other types of health-related facilities. Provides basic information, such as name of owner and date of last inspection, and links to text of latest inspection report.

NIOSH Safety Checklist Program for Schools helps administrators and teachers keep their schools, shops, or labs in compliance with federal safety regulations. Links to a wide range of additional resources.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Healthy School Environments page offers a range of assistance on topics such as asbestos removal, mold hazards, and mercury in schools.

Research and statistics from the U.S. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (see links at left). 

The Department of Health and Human Services' Children's Bureau statistics and research on child wellbeing. 

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