Workplace Safety & Health

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​Information on issues of industrial hygiene and occupational medicine including hearing conservation and vision conservation.

Subjects

Ergonomics
Ergonomics

The mission of ergonomics is to reduce and prevent work-related musculoskeletal injuries.

Health Hazard Assessment (HHA)
Health Hazard Assessment (HHA)

HHA involves identifying, assessing, and making recommendations to eliminate or control health hazards associated with weapons platforms, munitions, equipment, clothing, training devices, and other materiel systems.

Ionizing Radiation
Ionizing Radiation

Information on the potential hazards associated with the operation of or exposure to sources of ionizing radiation such as x-rays, radiological pharmaceuticals, depleted uranium, and radioactive commodities.

Industrial Hygiene
Industrial Hygiene

Industrial Hygiene focuses on prevention of workplace exposure related injury, disease, and death. IH supports the Army through the anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control of exposure to chemical, physical, and biological stressors.

Laser and Optical Radiation
Laser and Optical Radiation

Information on potential hazards associated with the operation of high intensity optical sources such as laser target designators, infrared countermeasures, industrial optical sources, nonlethal weapons and other high technology optical sources.

Medical Safety
Medical Safety

Medical Safety aims to enhance the environment of care and quality assurance efforts; control worker’s compensation costs; provide a safe and attractive environment; and promote compliance with safety and health regulations and guidelines.

Occupational Medicine
Occupational Medicine

Information on the identification, assessment and countering of occupational injury and illness.

Surety Medicine
Surety Medicine

Surety medicine focuses on protecting the health of the personnel who deal with nuclear, biological or chemical materials, and on medical requirements compliance to help ensure the security of the materials.

Vision Conservation and Readiness
Vision Conservation and Readiness

This is the primary source page for the Tri-Service Vision Conservation and Readiness Division with links to training, resources, data and support.