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Abnormalities Consistent with Asbestos-Related Disease among Long-Term Demolition Workers

Presents findings of Mount Sinai of Medicine study suggesting that demolition workers as a group have had significant exposure to asbestos.

An Investigation of Surface Slip Resistance On Structural Steel

Proposed wording for a specification for slip-resistance on structural steel to protect ironworkers and other trades from falls; demonstrates that commercially available slip-resistant paints could meet such a standard, while commercially available portable slip meters could objectively measure compliance.

Development of Design Interventions for Preventing Falls from Fixed Ladders

Falls are the leading cause of death among construction workers. In this report, and poster session, Dr. Tom Armstrong and researchers at the University of Michigan Center for Ergonomics share their study results of hand and foot forces while climbing on fixed ladders.