Accession Number:

AD0783043

Title:

Health of Workers in the Mixed Feed Enterprises

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE SYSTEMS COMMAND WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB

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Report Date:

1974-06-27

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

During prolonged industrial contact with mixed feed dust an outbreak of occupational diseases of the respiratory organs and skin is possible. For prophylaxis of the occupational diseases among workers of the mixed feed industry, public health hygiene methods must be introduced directed towards improvement of working conditions and limiting contact with raw products, as well as regular medical inspections of workers and timely labor assignment of the fill. In working out contra-indications when hireing, it is necessary to take into consideration diseases of the upper respiratory tracts and lungs, dermatoses, ailments of the gastro-intestinal tract, and the tendency to allergic reactions.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE