Each year, approximately 5,000 fatal work-related injuries and 4 million non-fatal injuries and illnesses occur in the United States. This number represents both unnecessary human suffering and high economic costs. In order to assist in better evaluating workplace safety and create safer work environments, the Institute of Medicine conducted a series of evaluations of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) research programs, assessing the relevance and impact of NIOSH's work on improving worker safety and health.
Table of Contents
|2 The Program Evaluation Context||25-36|
|3 Evaluation Framework||37-74|
|4 Improving the Evaluation Process||75-92|
|5 Recommendations for Moving Forward||93-102|
|Appendix A: Meeting Agendas: Open Sessions||103-108|
|Appendix B: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members||109-116|
The National Academies Press and the Transportation Research Board have partnered with Copyright Clearance Center to offer a variety of options for reusing our content. You may request permission to:
For most Academic and Educational uses no royalties will be charged although you are required to obtain a license and comply with the license terms and conditions.
For information on how to request permission to translate our work and for any other rights related query please click here.
For questions about using the Copyright.com service, please contact:
Copyright Clearance Center
22 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
Tel (toll free): 855/239-3415 (select option 1)
Loading stats for Evaluating Occupational Health and Safety Research Programs: Framework and Next Steps...