Wholesale and Retail Trade Program

May 2016
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2016-157

Cover page for publication 2016-157What are our priorities?

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Wholesale and Retail Trade (WRT) Program works with partners in industry, labor, trade associations, professional organizations, and academia. The program focuses on these areas among wholesale and retail trade workers:

  • Reducing musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)
  • Reducing workplace violence
  • Preventing injuries from slips, trips and falls
  • Reducing motor vehicle-related injuries

Wholesale and Retail Trade ProgramCdc-pdf

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