New analysis has indicated dust exposure limits for miners may be inadequate to prevent risk of lung disease prompting renewed calls for on-site dust monitoring and a reduction in the occupational exposure limit for mine workers.
Miners exposed to more dust than previously thought, study finds. (2020, March 20). ABC News. https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-20/miners-exposed-to-more-dust-than-previously-thought-study-finds/12073934