Prevent Lead Poisoning in Indoor Shooting and Firing Ranges, July 18, 2012

(2012) Prevent Lead Poisoning in Indoor Shooting and Firing Ranges, July 18, 2012. Public Health, Department of

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Abstract

Indoor firing and shooting ranges are common sources of adult lead exposure in Iowa. Workers and shooting hobbyist at indoor firing ranges can be exposed to hazardous lead concentrations and may be at risk for lead exposure and poisoning. If you work or volunteer in a shooting range, are a law enforcement officer, target and hobby shooter, or part of a shooting team, you should know the health effects and symptoms of lead exposure, how to prevent lead exposure, and how to get tested for lead poisoning.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Health care, Public Health, firing range, lead
Subjects: Health and medicine > Public health
Health and medicine > Public health > Environmental health
ID Code: 32773
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 23 Jun 2020 19:36
Last Modified: 23 Jun 2020 19:36
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/32773