Report to the Workers" Compensation Board on the Ontario gold mining industry by Ontario. Industrial Disease Standards Panel.

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Published by The Panel in Toronto .

Written in English

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  • Gold miners -- Diseases -- Ontario.,
  • Lungs -- Cancer.,
  • Stomach -- Cancer.,
  • Workers" compensation -- Ontario.

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StatementIndustrial Disease Standards Panel.
SeriesIDSP report -- no. 1
ContributionsOntario. Workers" Compensation Board.
LC ClassificationsRC965.M48 I56
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18612779M
ISBN 100772929017

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