Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing Program

May 2016
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2016-158

Screenshot of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing programWhat are our priorities?

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing Program works with partners in industry, labor, trade associations, professional organizations, and academia. 

The program focuses on these areas:

  • Reducing pesticide exposure in agriculture workers
  • Reducing traumatic injuries in workers within the maritime industry
  • Reducing traumatic injuries in forestry workers

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