|Document ID (ISN)||101106|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2000-132 (Sp2002)
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2000-133 (Sp2002)
||Health hazard evaluation program
||Programa de evaluaciˇn de los peligros para la salud [in Spanish]|
||Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1998, USA, July 2002. 12p. +11p. (2 booklets).
||A health hazard evaluation (HHE) is an evaluation of possible hazards at a workplace. These booklets aimed at employees, employees' representatives and employers give basic guidance on the NIOSH health hazard evaluation programme. Main topics covered: definition and purpose of HHEs; persons or organizations empowered to request an HHE; steps of the HHE procedure; confidentiality of data; reporting of HHE results; form for requesting an HHE. The documents are also available in English (see CIS 01-440).
||USA; health hazards; hazard evaluation; workplaces
||role of workers' organizations; health programmes
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology