Manufacturing Program

August 2017
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2017-179
cover page 2017-179

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

  • Preventing injuries and fatalities from contact with objects and equipment
  • Reducing hearing loss
  • Reducing musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)
  • Identifying and preventing hazardous exposures to nanomaterials

Manufacturing ProgramCdc-pdf

Page last reviewed: August 8, 2017