NIOSH Emergency Preparedness and Response Program

August 2019
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2019-149
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The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Emergency Preparedness and Response Program prepares for and responds to chemical, biological, radiological, and natural incidents and events. The program integrates occupational safety and health into responses to protect response and recovery workers with the help of partners from industry, labor, trade associations, professional organizations, academia, and other federal agencies.

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Suggested Citation

NIOSH [2019]. Emergency Preparedness and Response Program. By Dowell, C.H., Sarmiento, L., Delaney, L., and Reeves, K. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication 2019–149, https://doi.org/10.26616/NIOSHPUB2019149external icon

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