Health Hazard Evaluation Program

June 2017
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2017-148
Cover of NIOSH numbered document 2017-148

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Health Hazard Evaluation (HHE) Program evaluates potential workplace hazards through field visits and phone consultations in response to requests from workers, unions, and employers. On the basis of investigation findings, the program provides recommendations to improve the health and safety of the U.S. workforce.

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