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Tribal Consultation on American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) Worker Safety and Health Strategic Plan, 2022-2031

February 3, 2022 @ 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm CST

Thursday, February 03 at 4:15 PM – 6:00 PM Eastern Time
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) will host a virtual Tribal consultation session to receive input and recommendations on a draft document entitled, “American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) Worker Safety and Health Strategic Plan, 2022-2031.” NIOSH is proposing research and outreach activities to enhance worker safety and health in tribal communities and requests input on the draft AI/AN strategic plan. The CIO is requesting feedback from Tribes on:

  • AI/AN workforce including critical occupational safety and health concerns
  • Recommendations for NIOSH partnership with Tribal nations
  • Interorganizational collaboration with NIOSH
  • NIOSH communication improvement with Tribal organizations
  • Necessary resources to address concerns

Input from consultation will be used in the development of the AI/AN strategic plan. A copy of the Dear Tribal Leader Letter is available here. The current CDC Tribal Consultation Policy can be found here.

Written remarks can be sent via email to or by mail to Sherri Diana, NIOSH Docket Office, 1090 Tusculum Avenue, MS C-34, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45226.

Please send testimonies no later than 5:00 PM ET on February 24, 2022. Additional support can be found here.


February 3, 2022
3:15 pm - 5:00 pm CST
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