2013 NIH Safety, Health and Wellness Day
On August 28, 2013, DOHS and DATS will host the first annual NIH Safety, Health and Wellness Day. This event will be held in Building 45 (Natcher Conference Center) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All activities are open and Free to all NIH employees.
NIH Pedestrian Safety PSA
The Office of Human Resources (OHR), the Office of Intramural Research (OIR) and the Office of Research Services (ORS) partnered up to develop a public service announcement to promote pedestrian safety on NIH's Bethsda campus. This PSA gives several tips to pedestrians, cyclists and drivers to encourage campus safety.
MD 355 Underground Tunnel from NIH to Walter Reed National Military Medical CenterPedestrians will no longer have to cross six lanes of traffic on MD 355/Rockville Pike to get to and from the Metro. Funding recently became available to build a shallow pedestrian tunnel as a safety precaution and to improve traffic conditions caused by BRAC. Construction is projected to begin late fall of 2014.