Table 3-1. Organizing Framework for the HHE Program Evidence





Strategic
Goals

Hazard
Sub
Category

Investigation Area

Page

National Academies Impact Criteria

Investigated Facilities

Other Facilities

NIOSH Research (NR) &

Policy (NP)

External Policy (EP), Guidelines (G), Practice (Pr)

Prevent occupational illnesses through reduced exposure to workplace hazards

Biological

Biosolids

1

check

check

check[NP]

check [EP,G]

Brucellosis

1

 

check

 

check [EP]

Latex

1

check

check

check [NP, NR]

check [G]

Tuberculosis

1

check

check

check [NP, NR]

check [EP,G]

Chemical

Tertiary Amines

1

check

check

check [NR]

check [Pr]

Asphalt

1

 

check

check [NR]

check [EP]

Chlorinated Compounds

1

check

check

check [NR]

check [Pr]

Lead in the Abatement and Construction Industries

1

 

check

check [NP, NR]

check [EP,G]

Physical

Ergonomics and
Musculoskeletal
Disorders

1

check

check

check [NP, NR]

check [EP, Pr, G]

Noise and
Hearing Loss

1

 

check

check [NR]

 [EP,G]

Mixed

Global health

1

 

check

 

 [Pr]

Indoor Environmental Quality

1

check

check

check [NP, NR]

check [EP, Pr, G]

Metalworking
Fluids

1

check

check

check [NP]

check [EP,G]

Promote occupational safety and health research on emerging issues

Flock-Related Lung Disease

1

check

check

check [NP, NR]

check [Pr, G]

Flavorings

1

check

check

check [NP, NR]

check [Pr, G]

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

1

check

check

check [NP]

check [EP]

Silica in the Roofing Industry

1

check

check

check [NR]

check [EP]

Carbon Monoxide and Houseboats

1

check

check

check [NR]

check [EP,G]

Surface Wipe Methods

1

 

check

check [NR]

check [Pr]

Protect the health and safety of workers during public health emergencies

Anthrax

1

check

check

check [NP, NR]

check [EP, Pr, G]

Irradiated Mail

1

check

check

 

check [EP, G]

Natural Disasters

1

check

check

check [NP]

check [EP, Pr, G]

World Trade Center

1

check

 

check [NR]

check [G]