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Talking safety: teaching young workers about job safety and health (superseded 2015).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007-136 (revised), 2010 Aug; :webpage
NIOSH is pleased to present Youth@Work: Talking Safety, a foundation curriculum in occupational safety and health. This curriculum is the culmination of many years' work by a consortium of partners dedicated to reducing occupational injuries and illnesses among youth. This curriculum is meant to be used in a classroom or other group training setting, and has been customized for each state, Puerto Rico, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands to address their specific child labor rules and regulations. The entire booklet includes instructions for teachers and a step-by-step guide for presenting the material.
Training; Education; Children; Injury-prevention; Accident-prevention; Adolescents
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007-136 (revised)
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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