NIOSH News


Health and Safety Practices Survey of Healthcare Workers

Twenty-one healthcare professional practice organizations collaborated with NIOSH to develop and implement the anonymous, multi-module, internet-based survey. Members from these organizations, representing healthcare occupations that routinely use or come in contact with selected hazardous chemicals and drugs, were asked to complete the survey. The survey included a screening module, seven Read the full article…


Landscaping Safety and Health

A NIOSH report shows that the service sector has approximately 68 million workers in industries ranging from finance to food service and real estate to recreation. The purpose of the National Occupational Research Agenda’s (NORA) sector and cross-sector councils is to exchange information, form partnerships, and enhance dissemination and implementation of prevention Read the full article…