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Development of occupational standards.
Powell CH; Christensen HE
Arch Environ Health 1975 Apr; 30(4):171-173
The occupational health activities of NIOSH for the development of criteria and recommendations for occupational health standards are discussed, along with new issues and approaches for NIOSH to recommend health standards more rapidly than in the past. Changes in the process designed to alleviate problem areas include the preparation of work practice standards, and the addition of supplementary requirements to the existing promulgated standards.
NIOSH-Author; Occupational-exposure; Regulations
Issue of Publication
Archives of Environmental Health
Page last reviewed: November 27, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division