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Men's Apparel Industrywide Study, Schaefer Tailoring Co., Cincinnati, Ohio.
NIOSH 1974 Sep:2 pages
Hazards associated with the men's apparel industry were surveyed on February 12, 1974, at Schaefer Tailoring Company (SIC-2311) in Cincinnati, Ohio. The company employed 120 people. First aid services were provided by an on-site nurse. Materials used included wool and wool polyester blends. No environmental measurements were made, but the facility appeared to be clean and free of dust. The author recommends characterization of any airborne dust or lint, and establishment of health and safety committees.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; Region-5; First-aid; Textiles; Workplace-studies; Medical-facilities; Air-contamination; Employee-health; Occupational-health-programs; Airborne-particles; IWS-46-15;
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Environmental Investigation Branch, Division of Field Studies and Clinical Investigations, NIOSH, 2 pages
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division