Safety & Health
Most workplace deaths, injuries and work-related illnesses are preventable. Working together, employers, workers and L&I help keep workers safe and healthy.
These training materials provide basic awareness education on the subjects they cover.
Learn how to find and fix hazards and build your required safety program
This information can help strengthen your workplace safety program and prevent costly injuries and illnesses.
SHARP (Safety & Health Assessment & Research for Prevention) is a workplace safety and health research and prevention program within Washington State’s Department of Labor & Industries (L&I).
Can you spot the hazards in our 2022 calendar?
Learn about our free 10-hour safety & health training program and 40-hour train-the-trainer program for agriculture workers
Forms & Publications
News & Events
Everett contractor fined $230K for fall protection and other safety violations
An Everett construction company with a history of safety violations is facing fines of more than $230,000 after inspections at two Seattle job sites found numerous problems that placed workers at significant risk.
Multiple serious and willful asbestos violations result in nearly $800,000 in fines
SEATTLE – Improper and unsafe handling of asbestos at a Seattle area home-flipping site put workers and neighbors at risk, and has left two business owners and their companies facing numerous citations and hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines from the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I).