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17-2151.00 - Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

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Test air to detect toxic gases and recommend measures to remove them, such as installation of ventilation shafts.

17-2111.01 Industrial Safety and Health Engineers   Green Occupation Green
  • Investigate industrial accidents, injuries, or occupational diseases to determine causes and preventive measures.
  • Evaluate adequacy of actions taken to correct health inspection violations.
  • Interview employers and employees to obtain information about work environments and workplace incidents.
  • Review employee safety programs to determine their adequacy.
  • Provide technical advice and guidance to organizations on how to handle health-related problems and make needed changes.
17-2112.01 Human Factors Engineers and Ergonomists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Recommend workplace changes to improve health and safety, using knowledge of potentially harmful factors, such as heavy loads or repetitive motions.
  • Review health, safety, accident, or worker compensation records to evaluate safety program effectiveness or to identify jobs with high incidence of injury.
  • Provide technical support to clients through activities such as rearranging workplace fixtures to reduce physical hazards or discomfort or modifying task sequences to reduce cycle time.
17-2111.02 Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers
  • Advise architects, builders, and other construction personnel on fire prevention equipment and techniques and on fire code and standard interpretation and compliance.
  • Consult with authorities to discuss safety regulations and to recommend changes as necessary.
17-2161.00 Nuclear Engineers Green Occupation
  • Examine accidents to obtain data that can be used to design preventive measures.
  • Recommend preventive measures to be taken in the handling of nuclear technology, based on data obtained from operations monitoring or from evaluation of test results.
17-2111.03 Product Safety Engineers
  • Recommend procedures for detection, prevention, and elimination of physical, chemical, or other product hazards.

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