Public Safety Program

October 2018
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2019-103
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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 and violence among Public Safety workers
  • Reducing Public Safety workers hazardous exposures
  • Improving health and wellness among Public Safety workers, especially heart health


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Suggested Citation

NIOSH [2018]. Public Safety Program. By Haskell, W., D’Alessandro, M., Butler, C., Palmiero, A., Reeves, K., and Novicki, E. Atlanta, GA: Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication 2019-103, icon

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