Occupational Health and Safety

Occupational health refers to the identification and control of the risks in the workplace arising from physical, chemical, and other hazards in order to establish and maintain a safe and healthy working environment. These hazards may include chemical agents and solvents, heavy metals such as lead and mercury, physical agents such as loud noise or vibration, and physical hazards such as electricity or dangerous machinery.

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Tri-County Health Department can provide sampling for:

  • Indoor air quality assessments
  • Mold air sampling
  • Chemical exposure monitoring of employees
  • Air exchange measurements of ventilation systems
  • Lead paint assessments
  • Radon testing
  • Respirator fit testing
  • EMF surveys
  • Confined space evaluations
  • Employee noise monitoring
  • Indoor Volatile Organic Compound sampling

Contact TCHD's Public Health Industrial Hygienist for a consultation on all sampling provided: (720) 435-3490