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NIOSH Prevention through Design Strategic Goals

Goal 5.0: Small Businesses Have Access to PtD Resources that are designed for or adapted to the small business environment.

Intermediate Goal 5.4: Utilize the supply chain to influence the implementation of PtD.

Projects for Goal 5.4

Activity/Output Number Description Status
5.4.1 Evaluate developing the PtD equivalent of the “Energy Star” designation. (See Activity/Output 3.31 through 3.36) Develop a social marketing campaign to inform the general public, and therefore, the small business person, the value of the designation in terms of preventing injuries, illnesses, and exposures as well as enhancing their business organization and efficiency.
Research opportunity
5.4.2 Evaluate opportunities to include health and safety design objectives into supply chain management by including provisions for the exchange of PtD information within the supply chain in relevant health and safety (H&S) management consensus standards.
Research opportunity

Goal 5.3 Next Page:Goal 5.5

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