Resources Library

Over time, our risk control team has collected and created hundreds of documents including an extensive library of Best Practices handouts, manuals, checklists, safety tips, presentations, and form and policy templates on a wide variety of risk control topics. All of the paper resources are available in either hard copy or electronic format, so our members may customize them to fit their own specific needs and policies.

Sample Forms and Policies, Manuals

Our intention is that you use these items to develop your own member specific forms. As such, they are generally available in electronic format ONLY. If you would like copies of these items or assistance in customizing any item, please contact the Resources Librarian at (919) 719-1117 or [email protected].

  • Accident and Injury Response:
  • OSHA Forms for Reporting Work-related Illness/Injury
  • Accident Investigation – Witness Statement (form)
  • Near Miss Accident/Injury Report (form)
  • Employee Accident/Injury Report (form)
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan (manual)
  • Confined Space Entry (manual and flow chart)
  • Construction Safety (pre-planning worksheets and manuals on Digging and Welding)
  • Dam Operation, Maintenance and Inspection (manual)
  • Dam Safety (report, checklist, flow chart, classifications chart)
  • Disaster Management (Homeland Security manual, FEMA report, DENR guidelines)
  • Driver Safety and Fleet Management (manuals)
  • Electrical Safety (CDC and NFPA manuals)
  • Ergonomics-lighting and ventilation (NLB manual)
  • Fire Safety (report on smoke detectors)
  • Forklift Safety (OSHA standard report and guidelines)
  • Hazardous Materials (charts, forms, manuals, reports, information guides)
  • Health Department
  • Health Department Accreditation (NACCHO manual)
  • Patient Fall Prevention Policy (manual)
  • Job Safety Analysis (form templates)
  • Machine Safety report
  • Safety items info sheets: fence guards, grill guards, pressure mats, smoke detectors
  • Return to Work (manuals and transitional duty forms)
  • Supervisor Safety Training (OSHA manual)
  • Solid Waste Management (EPA manual)
  • Substance Abuse (US DOL manual)
  • Workzone/Flagger Safety (US DOL and NC DOT reports)

Customizable Presentations

Feel free to take each presentation as a starting point. Except when so indicated, you may add and delete slides as needed or otherwise edit to fit you own policies. Note, many of the presentations have an accompanying video (V) and/or training guide (T), which are helpful if you would like to develop a complete training session. There are also some videos accessed through CountyFlix program which have accompanying training guides.

  • Back Safety (V, T)
  • Bloodborne Pathogens (V, T)
  • Chemical and Detergent Suicides
  • Confined Space Entry (V, T)
  • County Government 101
  • Cyber Security Liability
  • Disaster Recovery – When the Swan is Black
  • Distracted Driving (V, T)
  • Fire Safety (V, T)
  • GHS and Hazard Communications
  • Hazard Communications (V, T)
  • Home Visitation Safety
  • Incident Reporting: You Can Save a Life (T)
  • Office Safety: It’s a Jungle in There (V, T)
  • OSHA Programs for Law Enforcement
  • OSHA Reporting Requirements Explained
  • Personal Protective Equipment: Don’t Start Work without It (V, T)
  • Pro-Active Safety Committees (V, T)
  • Respirators
  • Slips, Trips and Falls: Taking the Right Steps (V, T)
  • Supervisor Safety Training
  • Walking/Working Surfaces (NC DOL)*
  • Workplace Violence: The Calm before the Storm (V, T)
  • Workplace Violence (TX HSS Commission)

* Go to to access a complete listing of available NC DOL presentations, which are downloadable free of charge.