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Industrial Hygiene Sciences

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As a leader in industrial hygiene and occupational health sciences, Tetra Tech provides risk management solutions for the most pressing occupational exposure and health protection challenges.

Tetra Tech’s industrial hygiene sciences professionals combine their expertise to anticipate, recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions or hazards that may cause worker injury or illness. Our scientists and ventilation engineers perform hands-on workplace audits and comprehensive evaluations of control technologies to optimize the workplace environment and minimize exposure to stressors or hazards and disease transmission.

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Exposure Sciences

Tetra Tech’s industrial hygiene sciences professionals combine expertise in chemical fate and transport modeling, retrospective dose reconstruction, and occupational and environmental exposure modeling. Our scientists are able to characterize the full range of possible exposures with increasing precision through computational approaches combined with advances in modeling and highly sensitive analytical techniques.

  • Toxicology/epidemiology exposure assessment
  • Risk assessment
  • Risk management
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Industrial Hygiene Assessment

We offer expertise in indoor air quality assessment, noise monitoring and dosimetry, ergonomic assessment, and evaluations coupled with solutions based on a hierarchy of controls. Our team includes Certified Industrial Hygienists, Certified Safety Professionals, and Certified Hazardous Materials Managers, as well as technician-level health and safety professionals. Our work extends to industry-diverse sectors, including energy, financial, transportation, chemical, manufacturing, technology, healthcare, school districts and universities, and others.

  • Occupational exposure assessments
  • Industrial hygiene program development and evaluation
  • Workplace regulatory compliance assessments
  • Lead and asbestos assessment and abatement
  • Legionella program development and assessment
  • Worker health and safety training
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Industrial Ventilation

Our team offers expertise in ventilation system design for a variety of industrial and manufacturing settings. Our scientists also evaluate the effectiveness of control technologies through various testing methods.

  • System design
  • Control technology effectiveness evaluation
  • Testing and validation of control technology
  • Exposure control strategy
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Safety Compliance

Tetra Tech’s team of highly trained and experienced safety professionals draw on their vast expertise in safety performance assessment and management to offer compliance solutions. Our experts perform hands-on environmental, health, and safety (EHS) compliance audits to optimize safety performance and provide practical solutions tailored to manage risk and ensure compliance.

  • Incident investigations, root cause analysis investigations, and corrective action planning
  • Safety performance management and tracking
  • Safety culture assessment
  • On-site EHS staff augmentation
  • EHS compliance audits
  • Safety management system program development
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Litigation Support

Tetra Tech’s senior industrial hygienists, toxicologists, epidemiologists, and public health scientists are designated as consulting or testifying experts in a variety of litigation, including toxic torts, product liability, worker exposure, and personal injury. We have conducted numerous exposure assessments for epidemiologic research. Our rigorous internal quality control programs, experienced project management, and strong technical background ensure that our research methods, as well as our findings, are defensible in litigation proceedings. Our work satisfies the scrutiny of our clients, peers, regulatory agencies, and the litigation process.

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Education and Training

At Tetra Tech, we understand the challenges that our clients face when it comes to employee health and safety training. We recognize the importance of providing effective and engaging training programs that not only meet regulatory requirements but also promote a culture of safety in the workplace. That’s why we are committed to delivering customized training solutions that meet the unique needs of each of our clients. Our professionals are well versed in developing and providing employee health and safety training on many topics.

  • Hazard communication
  • Noise and hearing conservation
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Hazard analysis
  • Chemical safety
  • Hazardous waste and emergency response

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