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Back Injury Research At the U.S. Bureau of Mines Ergonomics Laboratory.
Proc 4th Ann Came Mtg 1985 :170-191
This paper describes research conducted at the Bureau of Mines ergonomics laboratory into the materials handling problems encountered in underground mines, with special emphasis on the unique stresses encountered by miners who must handle heavy materials in a stooped or kneeling position.
Proc. 4th Ann. Came Mtg., 1985, PP. 170-191
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