Hazard Priority Ranking in Farming, Fishing, and Forestry

(NIOSH/CDC, 1996-2001) The extent and severity of agricultural health and safety hazards are largely unknown in the Pacific Northwest region. This project was designed to engage various constituencies familiar with agricultural health and safety throughout Region X. This process aimed to look broadly and long-term at the issues of farming, fishing, and forestry occupational safety and health in our regions, including technical, social, and economic dimensions involve a diverse group of stakeholders in identifying issues that can be addressed by occupational safety and health research; establish a priority list, or agenda, of occupational safety and health research topics relevant to Northwest farming, fishing, and forestry; and provide a continuing forum for discussion of key health and safety issues for the region.

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