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Health Hazard Evaluation Report HETA 82-255-1193; Firing Range Police Dept. Cape Girardeau, Missouri   [open pdf - 2MB]

"In May of 1982, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) received a request from the Police Department at Cape Girardeau, Missouri to evaluate lead exposure in the indoor firing range located in the new police department building in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. [...] Based on results of environmental samples obtained during this evaluation, NIOSH determined that a substantial hazard of occupational exposure to lead exists at the Cape Girardeau Police Department Firing Range when this range is used. Recommendations relating to medical surveillance, ventilation, material substitutions, respiratory protection and general operating procedures at the range are presented in Section 7 of the report."

Report Number:
HETA # 82-255-1193; Health Evaluation and Technical Assistance Report Number 82-255-1193
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1982-09
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Public Domain
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/
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