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Slide 6


Title: Why OSHA is Needed

Type: Text Slide


Prior to 1970

  • More than 14,000 worker deaths annually
  • 2.5 million workers disabled by work-related injuries
  • Estimated 300,000 cases of work-related illness

[Includes OSHA logo]

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