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Occupational Safety and Health Research Center

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Welcome to OSHRC

The Occupational Safety and Health Research Center is devoted to discovering and disseminating innovative ways to separate humans from hazards in the occupational environment, through research and training, and focusing on applications that reduce fatalities, injuries, illnesses, and accidents.

OSHRC Disciplines and Sectors   

OSHRC members are involved in a broad range of  Research Areas that are within diverse disciplines and/or address one or more occupational sectors.  Please click a row, column, or cell below for more information on projects and outputs.  

 

Discipline

Industrial Hygiene Musculoskeletal Disorders Safety Slips/Trips /Falls Work Organization

Sector

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC
Construction OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC
Health Care OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC
Manufacturing   OSHRC     OSHRC
Mining     OSHRC    
Cross Sector  OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC OSHRC
Research to Practice (R2P) components can be found in many projects.
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 New   New article "Comparison of sedentary behaviors in office workers using sit-stand tables with and without semi-automated position changes" by Divya Srinivasan was published in Human Factors (March 2017)


 New   New article "Influence of Work Pace on Upper Extremity Kinematics and Muscle Activity in a Short-Cycle Repetitive Pick-and-Place Task" by Divya Srinivasan was published in Annals of Work Exposures and Health (March 2017)


New article "Quantifying the history dependency of muscle recovery from a fatiguing intermittent task" by Maury Nussbaum was published in Journal of Biomechanics (January 2017)