National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety

February 2017
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2017-122
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The National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety (NCCRAHS) is one of 11 agricultural research and prevention centers funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Funded through a 5-year cooperative agreement (2014-2019), this is the only Center with an exclusive focus on childhood agricultural safety. NCCRAHS works with partners in industry, labor, trade associations, professional organizations, and academia. The Center focuses on preventing traumatic injuries among children who work, live or play on farms.

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