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Communications and Outreach Overall Plan (r2p plan)–FY09

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  • To increase stakeholder awareness of the importance of using PPT the right way every day as part of an overall safety and health program. Goal is to reach stakeholders in each sector as well as general industry (broad based). Materials disseminated will support the benefits and limitations of PPT as well as the science behind the technology and/or equipment.

Applicable Standards

  • None

Key Partners

  • AIHA
  • IAFF
  • IAFC
  • AORN
  • FOP
  • TSWG
  • Other NIOSH divisions



  • PPE users
  • Manufacturers
  • Safety Professionals
  • Service Sector Personnel
  • Healthcare Personnel
  • Mining Personnel

Project Scope

  • Coordinate outreach program to address stakeholder needs through outreach and information dissemination


  • FY09 5 Public Meetings
  • FY09 1 Stakeholder Meeting
  • FY09 2 Healthcare Sector Conferences
  • FY09 3 Mining Sector Conferences
  • FY09 5 Service Sector Conferences
  • FY09 4 Cross-cutting PPT Program Focus


  • Approximately 900 new listserv members receiving information
  • Sector-specific products gathered and distributed for each outreach event planned


  • Increased stakeholder confidence in program
  • Increased stakeholder loyalty
Page last updated: April 05, 2010
Page last reviewed: April 14, 2009
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
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