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NORA Construction Sector Strategic Goals

Goal 2.0: Reduce fatal and nonfatal injuries from contact with electricity among construction workers.

Intermediate Goal 2.4: Forge new partnerships with small employers and companies with substantial Hispanic employment to determine how electrical safety information may be more effectively disseminated.

Research Goals
Research Goal Number Goal Description Status
2.4.1 Characterize the number and rate of construction-related electrocution fatalities among Hispanic construction workers and identify higher risk tasks.

r2p Goals
r2p Goal Number Goal Description Status
2.4.2 Partner with diverse construction stakeholders to tailor and disseminate construction electrical safety information
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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