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Protect yourself against black lung...a confidential medical test for underground coal miners supervised by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

Authors
NIOSH
Source
NIOSH, 1973 Jan; :1-6
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20000616
Abstract
All underground coal miners now can get a free, confidential medical examination, including a chest X-ray. A federal law sets up the opportunity. A federal agency, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) supervises the medical exams.
Keywords
Underground-mining; Free-medical-exams; Chest-X-rays; Black-lung-disease; Confidential-exams; Medical-checkups;
Publication Date
19730101
Fiscal Year
1973
NIOSH Division
ALOSH;
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
WV;
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division