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Daily Difference: Friday Follow-Up (Workplace Safety) #578600

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 22, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) The issue of safety in the workplace featured; scenes shown from site of recent industrial fire at a chicken processing plant in Hamlet, North Carolina. [Former employee Mattie FARLEY, OSHA administrator Gerard SCANNELL - comment.] Rand Institution study on workplace injuries cited. Issue of worker safety at Louisville Manufacturing cap- making company examined; evidence of job-related injuries there cited. [Former worker Kim NORTH, employee Connie JONES - describe their work- related problems.] [Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Joe BOUNADONNA, SCANNELL - comment on safety issue.] OSHA approaches to safety issue mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert
Duration:
00:03:40

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