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Lead exposure and design considerations for indoor firing ranges.

Authors
Anania-TL; Seta-JA
Source
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-130, 1975 Dec; :1-33
NIOSHTIC No.
00055639
Abstract
Health hazards found in many indoor firing ranges are discussed. Nine indoor firing ranges were surveyed and data are given for airborne lead concentrations, noise levels, and ventilation rates. Recommendations are made for design and maintenance of the facility, personal protection of the users, and protection of the range officer from psychological as well as physical stresses.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; Noise-pollution; Noise-control; Air-contamination; Safety-measures; Air-quality-measurement; Psychological-stress; Heavy-metals; Psychological-effects
CAS No.
7439-92-1
Publication Date
19751201
Document Type
Numbered Publication
Fiscal Year
1976
NTIS Accession No.
PB-266426
NTIS Price
A04
Identifying No.
DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-130
NIOSH Division
DTS
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
OH
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