Job Task Name

Galvanize metal

Comments

Occupational asthma and metal fume fever from heated zinc; A worker developed asthma after two years of employment in a plant where metals were galvanized in heated zinc; FEV1 fell 24% during a day at work, and a specific inhalation challenge test was positive; [Malo]

Job Task Category

Heating, Machining, or Welding Metal

Exposed To

Allergens

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