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NORA Construction Sector Strategic Goals

Goal 13.0: Increase the use of “prevention through design (PtD)” approaches to prevent or reduce safety and health hazards in construction.

Intermediate Goal 13.5: Expand the use and evaluation of CHPtD practices.

Research Goals
Research Goal Number Goal Description Status
13.5.1 Partner with interested and influential owners, clients, investors, professional groups, contractors, and other stakeholders to develop innovative CHPtD demonstration projects.

r2p Goals
r2p Goal Number Goal Description Status
13.5.2 Partner with stakeholders to widely disseminate outputs from IG13.4.
13.5.3 Publicize practitioner success stories and use to make larger policy, institutional, and organizational changes.
13.5.4 Implement social marketing approaches, awards, and other campaigns to increase awareness of CHPtD concepts.
Page last updated:April 24, 2013
Page last reviewed:May 23, 2011
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Office of the Director


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