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Resource ID: #9884
Subject: Worker Safety
Source: KTTV-TV (Los Angeles)
Date: May 24, 1993



KTTV News (Los Angeles, Calif.) conducts a nine month investigation into the use of beryllium, a toxic substance which causes incurable lung cancer, and how defense contractors were exposing their workers to it regularly in the building of nuclear triggers; series prompted investigations by four government agencies and other entities, May 24, 1993.

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