Qld to screen miners for lung disease

By Marty Silk
Updated August 31 2020 - 10:21pm, first published 10:14pm
Queensland's 15,000 metal mine and quarry workers will health checks for black lung and silicosis.

The Queensland government give thousands of metal mine and quarry workers free chest x-rays and restrict dust levels at mines in a bid to cut high levels of lung disease.

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