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Coal Processing Chemicals - Added 4/9/2014
Health Hazard Alert - Coal Processing Chemicals

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  • Nitrogen Dioxide - Added 8/6/2013
    Underground Coal Mines Increased Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) Emissions

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    Airline Respirators

    Closed-Circuit, Positive-Pressure, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)

    Diesel Exhaust/Diesel Particulate Matter - Dated 1/10/2013
    Diesel engines provide power to a wide variety of vehicles, heavy equipment, and other machinery used in a large number of industries including mining, transportation, construction, agriculture, maritime, and many types of manufacturing operations. The exhaust from diesel engines contains a mixture of gases and very small particles that can create a health hazard when not properly controlled.

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  • Hantavirus

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  • "Watch Your Back" - Prevent Back Injuries
  • Working in Confined Spaces
  • Filter Self-Rescue Devices
  • Heat Stress
  • Working with Mercury
  • Mineral Dust Hazard and Sampling
  • Personal Noise Measurements
  • Radon Daughter Measurements
  • Welding Fumes Sampling
  • Silica Exposure of Surface Coal Miners
  • Silica Exposure of Underground Coal Miners

  • Tips for Dusty Jobs
  • Baggers
  • Crusher Operators
  • Drillers
  • Laborers
  • Mobile Equipment Operators
  • Stone Cutters

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