Interim NIOSH Training for Emergency Responders: Reducing Risks Associated with Long Work Hours

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Subject Matter Expert: Long Work Hours and Related Workplace Sleep and Fatigue Issues

Claire C. Caruso, PhD, RN, FAAN, Research Health Scientist, Division of Applied Research and Technology, NIOSH

Subject Matter Experts: Emergency Response

Renée Funk, DVM, MPH&TM, MBA, DACVPM, Deputy Associate Director, Emergency Preparedness and Response Office, NIOSH

Corey R. Butler, MS, Occupational Safety and Health Specialists, NIOSH Western States Office, NIOSH

Yvonne Boudreau, MD, MSPH, Deputy Director/Associate Director for Science, NIOSH Western States Office, NIOSH

Kimberly A. Brinker, MSN, MPH, Nurse Epidemiologist, Emergency Preparedness and Response Office, NIOSH

CAPT Mark M. Methner, PhD, CIH, Senior Industrial Hygienist, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, NIOSH

Health Communications Specialist

Elizabeth J. Dalsey, MA, Office of the Director, NIOSH

Subject Matter Expert: Work Organization

Naomi Swanson, PhD, Branch Chief OSHFB, Division of Applied Research and Technology, NIOSH

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Editor: Seleen S. Collins, NIOSH

Graphic Design: Brenda Jones, NIOSH; Vanessa Williams, NIOSH

Art Work: Gino Fazio, NIOSH

Sources of title page photos: upper photos and lower right photo by NIOSH; lower left photo by ©Thinkstock

The content of this training program was taken from NIOSH [2015]. NIOSH training for nurses on shift work and long work hours. By Caruso CC, Geiger-Brown J, Takahashi M, Trinkoff A, Nakata A. Cincinnati, OH: US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2015-115 (Revised 10/2019). icon

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