Identifying and understanding the role of key stakeholders in promoting worker health and safety in nail salons

Thu Quach, Janice Y. Tsoh, Gem Le, Minhthu Le, Alene Pham, Lisa Fu, Vinh Luu, Kim Ngo, Peggy Reynolds

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations


The nail salon sector is booming, predominantly with Vietnamese immigrantworkers who regularly handle nail care products containing harmful chemicals. Based on lessons learned from an ongoing randomized controlled trial, occupational interventions need to incorporate inputs from different stakeholders, including salon owners, workers, and customers as well as governmental regulatory agencies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)104-115
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved
Issue number2
StatePublished - May 1 2015



  • Chemicals
  • Intervention
  • Nail salons
  • Occupational exposures
  • Vietnamese

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

Cite this