Environmental hazards of automobile mechanics in Ibadan, Nigeria.

@article{Omokhodion1999EnvironmentalHO,
  title={Environmental hazards of automobile mechanics in Ibadan, Nigeria.},
  author={Folashade Olufunke Omokhodion},
  journal={West African journal of medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={69-72}
}
A cross sectional survey was conducted among automobile mechanics and technicians in Ibadan to determine the socio-demographic characteristics and environmental hazards of these workers. Three hundred workers were interviewed. All respondents were males aged between 13 and 72 years of age. Educational attainment was poor, with only 20% of respondents having completed secondary education. Sanitation facilities were inadequate. Forty percent of workshops provided facilities for refuse disposal… CONTINUE READING
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