Health hazard evaluation report: HETA 98-0152-2729, Wolfeboro Public Safety Building, Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.
NIOSH 1999 Mar; :1-19
On March 17, 1998, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) received a Health Hazard Evaluation request (HHE) from the New Hampshire Department of Labor to conduct an evaluation of diesel exhaust exposure at the Wolfeboro Public Safety Building, in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire. The request indicated that Fire and Police personnel were exposed to diesel exhaust from fire apparatus. Asthmatic bronchitis was listed as a health problem resulting from this exposure. On June 23, 1998, NIOSH investigators, accompanied by an industrial hygienist from the New Hampshire Bureau of Health Risk Assessment, conducted an industrial hygiene evaluation at the Wolfeboro Public Safety Building.
Health-hazard-evaluation; HETA; Respiratory-system-disorders; Indoor-air-pollution; Ventilation; Diesel-exhaust; Firefighters; Law-enforcement-personnel; Engineering-controls; Carbon; Nitrogen-dioxide; Indoor-environmental-quality
Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance; Field Studies
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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health