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Resource ID: #6252
Subject: Worker Safety
Source: KPTV-TV (Portland, Ore.)
Date: April 2 and 20, 1988


For the past 20 years some railroad companies knew excessive noise on trains and in rail yards was damaging to the hearing of their employees. Doctors warned them and ear protection was available, but some railroad companies and the government failed to protect the health and safety of thousands of people.

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