The competitive research program emphasizes on maximizing the impact of these research efforts on the overall safety, health, productivity and competitiveness of Ohio's work force.
The program is an open competition for researchers in Ohio's not-for-profit higher education institutions and research organizations. The program provides funding for research projects up to $250,000 per project. The duration of each research project is limited to 12 to 24 months. The deadline for proposal submission is 5 p.m. EST on Feb. 28, 2020.
View the Ohio Occupational Safety and Health Research Program application and guidelines.
Cleveland State University - Safe Patient Handling Among STNA’s in Nursing Homes: Compliance, Monitoring, and Continuous Quality Improvement of Best Practices
Ohio University - Integrating Safety + Process Improvement for Sustainable Manufacturing
Ohio State University- BWC/OSU One-handed lifting guidelines