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Output: Publications

Selected Publications

The NIOSH publications applicable to the PPT Program reflect initiatives across all industry sectors and goal categories.

Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishing

Injury And Asthma Among Youth Less Than 20 Years of Age on Minority Farm Operations in the United States, 2000, Volume II: Hispanic National Data
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-109 (October 2005)

Pesticide-Related Illness and Injury Surveillance: A How-To Guide for State-Based Programs
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-102 (October 2005)

Dangers of Entanglement During Lobstering
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-137 (August 2005) en español

Histoplasmosis - Protecting Workers at Risk
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-109 (December 2004) en español

Injuries Among Youth on Farms, 2001
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-172 (December 2004)


Control of Hazardous Dust During Tuckpointing
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-126 (September 2008)

Preventing Injuries from Installing Drywall
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-147 (September 2006)

Silicosis - Working with Cement Roofing Tiles: A Silica Hazard
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-110 (December 2005) en español

Join us in Moving Science to Solutions for... Construction
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-158 (November 2005)

Preventing Falls of Workers through Skylights and Roof and Floor Openings
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-156 (August 2004) en español

Health Care and Social Assistance

Personal Protective Equipment for Health Care Workers Who Work with Hazardous Drugs
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2009-106 (October 2008)

Preventing Occupational Exposures to Antineoplastic and Other Hazardous Drugs in Healthcare Settings
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-165 (September 2004)

Antineoplastic Agents - Occupational Hazards in Hospitals
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-102 (September 2004)

A Compendium of NIOSH Health Care Worker Research 2001
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2003-108 (December 2002)

GLUTARALDEHYDE Occupational Hazards in Hospitals
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-115 (May 2001) en español


NIOSH Alert: Preventing Asthma and Death from MDI Exposure During Spray-On Truck Bed Liner and Related Applications
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-149 (September 2006)

Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Refractory Ceramic Fibers
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-123 (May 2006)

Preventing Lung Disease in Workers Who Use or Make Flavorings
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-110 (December 2003) en español

NIOSH Evaluates Worker Exposures at a Popcorn Plant in Missouri
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2002-128 (May 2002)

Control of Paint Overspray in Autobody Repair Shops
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 96-106 (June 1996)


Self-Contained Self-Rescuer Long Term Field Evaluation Tenth Phase Results
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-138 (June 2008)

Keeping Knees Healthy in Restricted Work Spaces: Applications in Low-Seam Mining
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-130 (May 2008)

Recommendations for Evaluating and Implementing Proximity Warning Systems on Surface Mining Equipment
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007-146 (June 2007)

Evaluation of Self-Contained Self-Rescuers (SCSRs) Recovered from the Alma No. 1 Mine Fire
Internal NIOSH report to MSHA (May 2007)

Investigation of Self-Contained Self-Rescuers (SCSRs) Recovered from the Darby No. 1 Mine Disaster
Internal NIOSH report to MSHA (January 2007)

Self-Contained Self-Rescuer Long-Term Field Evaluation: Combined Eighth and Ninth Phase Results
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007-103 (October 2006)


Guidance on Emergency Responder Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Response to CBRN Terrorism Incidents [PDF - 280 KB]
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-132 (June 2008)

Join Us in Moving Science to Solutions for... Emergency Preparedness
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-157 (November 2005)

Protecting Emergency Responders, Volume 3
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-144 (May 2004)

Issues Related to Occupational Exposure to Fire Fighters, 1990 to 2001
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-115 (January 2004)

Guidance for Protecting Building Environments from Airborne Chemical, Biological, or Radiological Attacks
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2002-139 (May 2002) en español

Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities

Traffic Hazards to Fire Fighters While Working Along Roadways
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-143 (June 2001) en español

Building Safer Highway Work Zones: Measures To Prevent Worker Injuries From Vehicles And Equipment
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-128 (April 2001)

Preventing Injuries and Deaths from Skid Steer Loaders
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 98-117 (February 1998) en español

Wholesale and Retail Trade

Controlling Chemical Hazards During the Application of Artificial Fingernails
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 99-112 (July 1999) en español


Health Hazard Evaluation (HHE)

Health Hazard Evaluations: Noise and Hearing Loss, 1986-1997
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 99-106 (November 1998)

Hearing Loss Prevention

NIOSH Hearing Loss Simulator Instruction and Training Guide
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-119 (March 2008)

General Estimates of Work-Related Noises
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-104 (December 2000)

Work-Related Hearing Loss
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-103 (December 2000) en español

NIOSH Hearing Loss Publications
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-102 (December 2000)

Best Practices in Hearing Loss Prevention [PDF - 821 KB]
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-157(October 1999)

Immune and Dermal Diseases

Developing Dermal Policy Based on Laboratory and Field Studies [PDF - 278 KB]
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2000-142 (September 2000)

Personal Protective Technology

Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program: Leading Recommendations for Preventing Fire Fighter Fatalities, 1998-2005
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2009-100 (November 2008)

Estimating the Permeation Resistance of Nonporous Barrier Polymers to Sulfur Mustard (HD) and Sarin (GB) Chemical Warfare Agents Using Liquid Simulants
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-141 (July 2008)

Respiratory Protection Recommendations for Airborne Exposures to Crystalline Silica
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-140 (July 2008)

Protecting Poultry Workers from Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2008-128 (May 2008) en español

Permeation Calculator Version 2.4.1
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2007 - 143C

MultiVapor version 2.2.3. Application - valid through December 31, 2014
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2010-124C (supersedes 2007-129C)

End-of-Service-Life Indicator Project
June 2006

NIOSH Respirator Selection Logic 2004
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-100 (October 2006)

National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL)
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2003-127 (July 2003)

Respirator Usage in Private Sector Firms, 2001 [PDF - 1,164 KB]
September 2003

Respirators: Your TB Defense
DHHS (NIOSH) DVD Publication No. 2002-114d (May 2002)

NIOSH Guide to the Selection and Use of Particulate Respirators
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 96-101 (January 1996)

Respiratory Diseases

Recommendations for Protecting Laboratory, Field, and Clinical Workers from West Nile Virus Exposure
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2006-115 (December 2005) en español

Recommendations for Protecting Outdoor Workers from West Nile Virus Exposure
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-155 (September 2005) en español

Contact Lens Use in a Chemical Environment
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-139 (June 2005)

Silicosis: Learn the Facts!
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-108 (August 2004) en español

The Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance Report, 2002
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2003-111 (May 2003)

Traumatic Injury

Guide to Evaluating the Effectiveness of Strategies for Preventing Work Injuries
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-119 (April 2001)

Tracking Occupational Injuries, Illnesses, and Hazards: The NIOSH Surveillance Strategic Plan
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-118 (January 2001)

Health Effects of Occupational Exposure to Asphalt
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-110 (December 2000)

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