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Construction Sites Pose Health Hazards for Those Nearby

Posted by John on October 12th, 2008

If you live or work near a construction site, your health may be at risk – even if you never enter the “hard hat zone.”

Construction dust pollutes the air surrounding the site, and the increase in diesel traffic to construction sites further deteriorates air quality. Children living near such pollution face an increased risk of asthma. Continue reading