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Health Risks of Lead Exposure for Military Firing-Range Personnel:  New Report

 

Potential Health Risks to DOD Firing-Range Personnel From Recurrent Lead Exposure, a new report from the National Research Council, examines potential health risks to firing-range instructors and other U.S. Department of Defense personnel who experience recurring environmental exposures to lead.

 

DETAILS:

Advance copies will be available to reporters only beginning at 10 a.m. EST Monday, Dec. 3.  The report is embargoed and not for public release before 2 p.m. EST Dec. 3.  To obtain an embargoed copy, contact the National Academies’ Office of news and Public Information; tel. 202-334-2138 or e-mail news@nas.edu