Federal Leadership On Reducing Text Messaging While Driving, Executive Order 13513, Oct 1, 2009 (PDF)

On October 1st, 2009, President Obama signed an Executive Order directing federal agencies to lead the way in reducing driving distractions from text messaging. The Executive Order prohibits text messaging while driving government vehicles, driving personal vehicles on government business, and driving off-duty while texting on government devices. DoD policy already prohibited government personnel from using hand-held cell phones or other electronic devices while on duty, or for anyone on a military base.


DoDD 4715.1 E: Environment, Safety, and Occupational Health (ESOH) (PDF)

Reissues reference and establishes policies on Environment, Safety, and Occupational Health (ESOH) to sustain and improve the DoD mission

DoDD 4715.11: Environmental and Explosives Safety Management on Operational Ranges within the United States (PDF)

DoDD 4715.12: Environmental and Explosives Safety Management on Operational Ranges outside the United States (PDF)

DoDD 5000.01: The Defense Acquisition System (PDF)


Index of DoD Issuances

DODI 4715.19: Use of Open-Air Burn Pits in Contingency Operations (PDF)

DoDI 5000.02: Operation of the Defense Acquisition System (PDF)

DoDI 6050.05: Hazard Communication (HAZCOM) Program (PDF)

DoDI 6055.1: DoD Safety and Occupational Health (SOH) Program (PDF)

DoDI 6055.04: DoD Traffic Safety Program (PDF)

DoDI 6055.05: Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) (PDF)

DoDI 6055.06, DoD Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) Program, December 21, 2006

DoDI 6055.07: Accident Investigation, Reporting, and Record Keeping(PDF) (PDF)

DoDI 6055.8: Occupational Radiation Protection Program

DoDI 6055.11: Protecting Personnel from Electromagnetic Fields (PDF)

DoDI 6055.12, DoD Hearing Conservation Program (HCP), March 5, 2004

DoDI 6055.15, DoD Laser Protection Program

DoDI 6055.17, DoD Installation Emergency Management (IEM) Program (PDF)

DoDI 6490.03, Deployment Health, 8/11/2006


DoD Manual 6055.06-M, Change 1, DoD Fire and Emergency Services Certification Program (PDF)

DoD Manual 6055.09-M, DoD Ammunition and Explosives Safety Standards

DoD 6055.05-M, Occupational Medical Examinations and Surveillance Manual (PDF)

DoD 6055.06-M, DoD Fire and Emergency Services Certification Program

DoD 6055.18-M, Safety Standards for Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (PDF)


Use of Open-air Burn Pits in Contingency Operations, Updated February 15, 2011 (PDF)

Revision to Cost Thresholds for Accident Severity Classification, Oct 5, 2009 (PDF)


Minimizing the Use of Hexavalent Chromium, Apr 8, 2009 (PDF)


ESOH Risks from Engineered Nanomaterials - May 13, 2008.pdf (PDF)

Military Flight Operations Quality Assurance (MFOQA) Process Implementation 05-09 (PDF)


Civilian Visitors Operating Military Equipment 05-09 (PDF)


Voice and Flight Data Recorders in Military Aircraft 05-09 (PDF)


Global Positioning Systems (GPS) in Military Aircraft 05-09 (PDF)


Zero Preventable Accidents - SecDef memo 05-09 (PDF)

Guidelines for Public Access Defibrillation Program in DoD Facilities, August 15, 2003 (PDF)

Military Lasers - FDA Exemption 76EL-01DOD 05-09 (DOC)

Military Lasers - Sample Exemption for Fielding (DOCX)

Military Lasers - Sample Exemption for Test & Evaluation (DOCX)

Military Lasers - DoD Laser Exemption from Federal Standards Form (PDF)

Military Lasers - Guidance

Minimum Data Requirements

Minimum Data Requirements for Mishap Reports 05-09 12-09 (PDF)

Minimum Data Requirements for Mishap Reports - Appendices 12-09

Military Standards

MIL-STD-1472F, Human Engineering (PDF)

MIL-STD-1474D, Noise Limits (PDF)

MIL-STD-882D, System Safety (PDF)


PMV Risk Behavior/Attitude Modification: A Best Practices Reference Guide (PDF)

Defense Employee Work Safety Demonstration Program: Interim Report to Congress 05-09 (PDF)


Oil Well Fires Environmental Exposure Report (Operations Desert Shield & Desert Storm in 1990-1991), Updated August 2, 2000

Navy Success Stories

Non-DoD References

29 CFR 1960, Basic Program Elements for Federal Employees OSHA

OSHA Recordkeeping Handbook (2005) - 29 CFR 1904 (PDF)

OSHA Field Operations Manual (PDF)

OSHA procedures, including for Federal Agencies in Chapter 13 (formerly FAP 1.3)

Last Modified: 22 July 2013 at 11:16