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NORA Manufacturing Sector Strategic Goals

Goal 7.0: Reduce the incidence of injuries, illnesses, and fatalities among understudied and vulnerable populations in the manufacturing sector such as contract workers, younger and older workers, immigrants, and pregnant and nursing mothers.

Projects for Goal 7.0

Project Title % Attributed to Manufacturing
Assessing the TB Education Needs for Hispanic Immig. Workers 100%
Phthalate Exposure Screening and Cohort Identification 100%
Birth Defects and Parental Occupational Exposures 50%
Emerging Problems in Occupational Injury Epidemiology 50%
Sizing Safety Equipment for Hispanic Meat Processing Workers 100%
Dissemination of OSH thru Mexican Consulate 100%
021H: Aging, Musculoskeletal Disorders and Work Capacity (8929) 100%
021H: Occupational Injuries Among Immigrant Poultry Workers: Development and Progression (9251) 100%
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


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