How are my health and safety protected at work?

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Workplace Health and Safety

Connecticut wants you to have a safe and healthy workplace. Follow these links to learn how you are protected based on whether you work for a private company/organization or for the state, a city, or a town: 

  • CONN-OSHA: The safety and health of state and municipal employees are protected by this division of Connecticut’s Department of Labor. 
  • OSHA: Employees at private companies are ensured safe and healthful working conditions by the federal government’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

Workplace COVID-19 guidance and resources are available from both the federal government and the State of Connecticut:


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