National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health


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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

 (NIOSH)
an organizational component of the centers for disease control and prevention, charged with ensuring safety and health for all people in the workplace through research and prevention.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

an organizational component of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, charged with ensuring safety and health for all people in the workplace through research and prevention.

Na·tion·al In·sti·tute for Oc·cu·pa·tion·al Safe·ty and Health

(nash'ŏ-năl in'sti-tūt ok'yū-pā'shŭn-ăl sāf'tē helth)
U.S. federal agency established to perform epidemiologic and laboratory research into the causes of occupational diseases and injuries and methods of preventing them; also focuses on strengthening the training of professional workers in occupational health and safety.

Na·tion·al In·sti·tute for Oc·cu·pa·tion·al Safe·ty and Health

(NIOSH) (nash'ŏ-năl in'sti-tūt ok'yū-pā'shŭn-ăl sāf'tē helth)
U.S. federal agency established to perform epidemiologic and laboratory research into the causes of occupational diseases and injuries and methods to prevent them.

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health,

n.pr an institute of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that is responsible for assuring safe and healthful working conditions and for developing standards of safety and health. Research activities are carried out pertinent to these goals.
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From the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati.
Contact: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DSDTT/IRAS, MS-C-19, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226/(800) 35-NIOSH; EPA Indoor Air Pollution Hotline: (800)438-4318.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has established an Engineering Faculty Network that has begun to address this need.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is the federal agency that conducts research and makes recommendations to prevent work-related injuries and illnesses.
In February 2014, CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health received a request for a health hazard evaluation from a union representative in an office building.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health asked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to conduct this review of its research program into worker safety in the notoriously dangerous extractive industries.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has found DWAs not comparable to the lapel sampling method used by OSHA to determine compliance with its permissible exposure limit (PEL) or other 8-hr occupational exposure limits (OELs) (Donaldson and Stringer 1976).
The Web site also features investigation protocols, such as those established by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the U.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) offers a new guide to help small businesses locate services and resources for preventing job-related injuries and illnesses.
Congress created the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
That is not the most typical cause,'' said Fred Blosser, spokesman for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, which produced the study.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) serves as the steward to move this national partnership forward.

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