Health Hazard Evaluation of Bullet Manufacturer Finds High Rate of Lead Exposure Among Employees

Last year, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released a Health Hazard Evaluation (HHE) that examined lead poisoning risks of workers at a lead bullet manufacturer. HHE Report No. 2017-0146-3310 was initiated after the owner of the plant expressed concerns about potential employee lead exposures. – – According to the HHE report, nine of ten employees, including those working in the packaging and shipping bay, had blood lead levels that were equal to or above 5…

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Health Hazard Evaluation of Bullet Manufacturer Finds High Rate of Lead Exposure Among Employees



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