Occupational Exposure

Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 23, 2017
CCOHS OSH Answers: What is Lyme Disease?


Lyme disease was first recognized in North America in 1975 when doctors discovered an unusual number of people with arthritis in the town of Lyme, Connecticut, U.S.A.

Source: CCOHS

Jan 23, 2017
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Lyme Disease


Lyme disease is the most commonly reported tick-borne disease in the United States. This NIOSH topic page addresses occupations at risk, recommendations for employers and workers, symptoms and more.

Source: CDC