Control Banding

 

May 2008
NIOSH Docket Number 138

The document entitled Qualitative Risk Characterization and Management of Occupational Hazards: Control Banding (CB): A Literature Review and Critical Analysis, describes the evolution and concepts of control banding, a qualitative approach for assessing and managing hazards associated primarily with chemical exposures in the workplace. The comprehensive literature review is intended to inform employers, workers, safety and health practitioners, and other audiences about the concepts of control banding and to stimulate further dialogue about its potential usefulness in the United States by providing the appropriate background information and resources.

Final NIOSH document “Qualitative Risk Characterization and Management of Occupational Hazards: Control Banding (CB) – A literature review and critical analysis”, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2009-152; 8/1/09pdf icon [PDF – 63,950 KB]

NIOSH responses to Peer Reviewer comments and submissions from private sector; 7/31/09pdf icon [PDF – 12,861 KB]

Draft for public comment (Qualitative Risk Characterization and Management of Occupational Hazards (Control Banding (CB)) – 05/01/08pdf icon [PDF – 35,753 KB]

Submissions in order of receipt

Submission to the docket from Huesen (Arbo Unie) – 5/22/08pdf icon [PDF – 26,464 KB]

Submission to the docket from Fingerhut (NIOSH) – 06/08/08pdf icon [PDF – 816 KB]

Submission to the docket from Zalk (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) – 06/08/08pdf icon [PDF – 1,912 KB]

Submission to the docket from Packroff (Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) – 06/09/08pdf icon [PDF – 1,719 KB]

Submission to the docket from Vickers (World Health Organization) – 06/09/08pdf icon [PDF – 3,770 KB]

Submission to the docket from Garrod (Health & Safety Executive STG-CSD3) – 06/11/08pdf icon [PDF – 548 KB]

Submission to the docket from Malchaire (Universite Catholique De Louvain) – 06/11/08pdf icon [PDF – 1,430 KB]

Submission to the docket from Szucs (ILO/Safework) – 06/12/08pdf icon [PDF – 2,030 KB]

Submission to the docket from Zalk ( Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) – 6/12/08pdf icon [PDF – 709 KB]

Submission to the docket from Kim (Korea Occupational Safety and Health Agency) – 06/17/08pdf icon [PDF – 1,424 KB]

Submission to the docket from Sweet Far (WHO Collaborating Centre and ILO CIS National Centre) – 06/17/08pdf icon [PDF – 256 KB]

Submission to the docket from Peer Reviewer #2 – 06/26/08pdf icon [PDF – 2,519 KB]

Submission to the docket from Bracker (University of Connecticut Health Center) – 07/03/08pdf icon [PDF – 1,390 KB]

Submission to the docket from Peer Reviewer #1 – 07/09/08pdf icon [PDF – 1,001 KB]

Submission to the docket from Heidorn (American Society of Safety Engineers) – 07/11/08pdf icon [PDF – 559 KB]

Submission to the docket from Peer Reviewer #3 – 12/5/08pdf icon [PDF – 1,729 KB]

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