Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, April 10th, 1995
Employee Safety and Health Director Lora Summerwill said 362 employees considered at highest risk for contracting TB will be covered by the new program.
Testing and protective equipment are expected to cost about $800 annually, Summerwill said. "We always like to keep ahead of the standards that are coming down," she said.
Sixty-six cases of TB were diagnosed in Iowa in 1994, said city Training...
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