FACE Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation

FTE full-time equivalent

FY fiscal year

GDP gross domestic product

HUD Department of Housing and Urban Development

ITCP Internal Traffic Control Plan

IUOE International Union of Operating Engineers

MSD musculoskeletal disorder

NAICS North American Industry Classification System

NCC National Construction Center

NIH National Institutes of Health

NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

NORA National Occupational Research Agenda

NORA1 first National Occupational Research Agenda (1996-2005)

NORA2 second National Occupational Research Agenda (2005 forward)

NRC National Research Council

OHPL overhead power line

OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration

PATH Posture, Activity, Tools, and Handling

PWS proximity-warning system

R2P research-to-practice

RFA request for applications

SSVR surround-screen virtual reality

TRIR Total Recordable Incident Rate



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