Papers and proceedings of the Surgeon General"s Conference on Agricultural Safety and Health

Public Law 101-517, April 30-May 3, 1991, Des Moines, Iowa

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    Statementedited by Melvin L. Myers ... [et al.] ; convened by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
    SeriesDHHS (NIOSH) publication -- no. 92-105., DHHS publication -- no. (NIOSH) 92-105.
    ContributionsMyers, Melvin L., National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvi, 645 p.
    Number of Pages645
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17752085M

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