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Occupational health of construction workers in California

California. Bureau of Occupational Health.

Occupational health of construction workers in California

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Published in Berkeley] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Construction workers -- Health and hygiene -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 33-34.

      Statement[Prepared by Goldy D. Kleinman.
      ContributionsKleinman, Goldy D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC964 .C25
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p.
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5636523M
      LC Control Number68064136

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OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH OF CONSTRUCTION WORKERS IN CALIFORNIA-By Goldy D. Kleinman and W. Clark Cooper. Bureau of Occupational Health, State of California Department of Public Health, October, 66 pp. (Free upon request as long as supply lasts from the Bureau of Health Education, California State Department of Public Health ( Berkeley Way), Berkeley, Calif.

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To opies obtain c of Cal/OSHA safety and health publications, contact a Cal/OSHA Consultation Services office listed in the back of this booklet, or go to Table of Contents.

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