A new NIOSH Web page collects resources, tools, and information related to engineering controls, including a list of hazards where engineering controls are effective and a list of related topic pages. Users can also find relevant NIOSH publications and blog posts that discuss engineering controls. The Web page includes information about the NIOSH Engineering Controls Research Program, which leads the agency’s engineering control efforts. According to NIOSH, current activities include planning and conducting research on engineering control technology; promoting the application of effective engineering control technology; formulating effective and credible workplace standards; and providing consultation in the application of effective control solutions (source AIHA).
For more information, view the new Web page