Report to the Workers" Compensation Board on lung cancer in the hardrock mining industry.
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Published by IDSP(Ministry of Labour) in Toronto, ON .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Lungs-Cancer,
  • Mineral industries-Health aspects

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsOntario. MInistry of Labour. Industrial Disease Standards Panel
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQZ 50 ONT 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationx,189p. : ill.
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21072205M
ISBN 100777823721

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