Protect yourself and your family
The alarming case of families exposed to lead during cleanup and construction at Wade’s Eastside Guns in Bellevue underscores the need for all workers to pay attention to how they may be inadvertently bringing home contaminants.
Dusts and contaminants from work can be carried into family cars and homes if workers are not showering, changing out of work clothes or laundering them separately from family clothes.
Find worker safety tips at www.lni.wa.gov/Safety/Topics/AtoZ/Lead/default.asp.
Read about the complicated cleanup and safety issues in the Seattle Times story Gun range under fire over lead in blood of workers.