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PHS program in occupational health.
The Way Ahead for Occupational Health, Division of Occupational Health, U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1964 Feb; :10-41
A report of the Subcommittee on Occupational Health gives an overview of its current program and projected goals. Basic objectives include: recognition of influences and risks associated with occupations; evaluation of their effect on human health and efficiency; development of preventive measures; and effective application of knowledge so gained to industrial practice. Three types of services are currently offered on a limited basis: technical information and advice; problem-solving teams; and assistance to states in building up their own occupational health programs.
Safety-measures; Occupational-hazards; Occupational-diseases; Occupational-exposure; NIOSH-Publication
The Way Ahead for Occupational Health, Division of Occupational Health, U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Cincinnati, Ohio
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division