About this resource:
Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Last Reviewed: April 2011
Workgroups: Occupational Safety and Health Workgroup
This document re-examines the information and recommendations from a major 1995 review about disease and deaths in coal miners. It uses updated information on coal mine dust exposure and associated health effects gathered from 1995 to 2011.
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. (2011). Current Intelligence Bulletin 64: Coal Mine Dust Exposures and Associated Health Outcomes - A Review of Information Published Since 1995. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2011-172/