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NIOSH Program Portfolio

 

Manufacturing

NORA Manufacturing Sector Strategic Goals

Goal 3.0: Reduce the number and severity of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) among manufacturing sector workers.


Projects for Goal 3.0

Project Title % Attributed to Manufacturing
Animal Models of Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome 75%
Musculoskeletal Disorders and Innate Immune System 50%
Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Forklift Operators 50%
Upper Limb Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders 50%
NIOSH Lifting Equation: Evaluation of CD-ROM Training 100%
NORA Prevention through Design Research 50%
Safety Intervention Evaluation in a Helicopter Plant 100%
NIOSH Engineering Control Database 50%
021H: Force-repetition Interaction in a Rat Injury Model (3970) 50%
021H: Aging, Musculoskeletal Disorders and Work Capacity (8929) 100%

Extramural Projects for Goal 3.0

Project Title % Attributed to Manufacturing
021H: Post-Offer Screening and Risk Factors for CTS (8017) 50%
021H: Glove and Tool Intervention to Reduce Hand-Arm Vibration (8997a) 50%
Page last updated: June 3, 2011
Page last reviewed: May 23, 2011
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Office of the Director

 

NIOSH Program:

Manufacturing