US Government Links

 

Government Entity 

Website

Description

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

www.osha.gov 

Main federal agency charged with the enforcement

of safety and health legislation

US Department of Agriculture (USDA)

www.usda.gov 

Leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues

- Food and Nutrition Services (FNS)

www.fns.usda.gov

Administers the food and nutrition assistance programs in the USDA; provides children and needy families with better access to food and a more healthful diet through programs and nutrition education efforts 

Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

www.fda.gov

 

Federal regulator of food, drugs, and medical devices; recall information available

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

www.cdc.gov 

 

 

Helps provide expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats

US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

www.epa.gov 

 

 

Federal agency created for the purpose of protecting human health and the environment by writing and enforcing regulations based on laws passed by Congress

Challenge.gov - Government Challenges, Your Solutions

www.challenge.gov 

 

The central platform for crowdsourcing US Government challenges, contests, competitions and open innovation prizes