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For Employees, and Employers

Lead and Your Working SpaceWorking with lead can have harmful effects on you and your family. Lead, often left on the clothes and hands of employees, can be brought into the home after work and expose those around you.  Learn more on how to protect yourself and family from lead exposure.  

For Employees

Ohio Department of Health (ODH)
Lead Exposure at Work: A Guide for Employees Working with Lead

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Lead in Construction            
Lead Fact Sheet

For EmployersLead and Your Working Space

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Lead OSHA Standards

New York State Department of Health
Lead on the job: A guide for employers

For Contractors

Lead Poisoning Prevention



Mailing Address:
Ohio Department of Health

Bureau of Environmental Health and Radiation Protection
Adult Blood Lead Epidemiology and Surveillance (ABLES) Program
246 N High St
Columbus, OH 43215

Telephone: (614) 466-2627 or 1-877-LEADSAFE (532-3723)

Fax: (614) 728-6793

Last Reviewed: 12/23/15