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(Studio) Reagan administration reported issuing emergency health standard for asbestos workers; details given.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) Asbestos' impact on human health explained; administration's emergency action today examined. [Deputy assistant Secretary of Labor Patrick TYSON - believes workers exposed at current levels are in grave danger.] Criticism of new standard by AFL-CIO noted. [AFL-CIO spokesperson Peg SEMINARIO - cites organization's desire for lower standard; explains.]
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory
- Gregory, Bettina;
- Jennings, Peter
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