Adolescent Workers: Prevention of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses
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Other Federal Agencies Protecting Young Workers
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has specific programs promoting job-related safety among young workers
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) conducts research and makes recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness, with a focus on ensuring that all young workers have the foundational workplace safety and health skills they need prior to entering the workforce
Page last reviewed: January 9, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health