Research and Development
NIOSH has also been conducting research and development (R&D) activities in the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) related areas with the cooperation of local research institute and other organizations.
Currently NIOSH is a Research Institute recognized under the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOSTI). To maintain the status as a research institute and at the same time to conduct various areas of R&D in OSH, NIOSH has set up a Research Management Centre to carry out the following services:-
To support applied research project.
To support projects with high OSH value.
To support project with high national priority.
To support project that utilize available infrastructure and scientific instrument at NIOSH.