Construction Workers: It's Not Just Dust!...Prevent Silicosis


DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 97-101
Construction Workers: It's Not Just Dust! ...Prevent Silicosis

This NIOSH pamphlet contains brief information about…

  • What is Silicosis?
  • Symptoms of Silicosis
  • How Do Construction Workers Get Exposed?
  • Some Activities in Which Silica Dust May be Present in the Air Include:
  • How is Silicosis Prevented?
  • More Information about Silicosis

Construction Workers: It’s Not Just Dust!…Prevent Silicosis pdf icon[PDF – 1361 KB]

Page last reviewed: June 6, 2014