Public Safety Program

August 2017
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2017-176
cover page 2017-176

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Public Safety Program works with partners in industry, labor, trade associations, professional organizations, and academia. The program addresses national priority research topics, focused on these areas:

  • Reducing injuries and deaths from motor vehicles among Public Safety workers
  • Reducing structural and wildland fire fighter hazardous exposures, injuries and deaths
  • Improving health and wellness among Public Safety workers, especially heart health

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