LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 21, 2017) — Underground coal mines are tight spaces characterized by limited mobility and visibility. These are factors that cause difficulty for equipment operators and introduce serious risks for workers around haulage vehicles, such as the shuttle car. Shuttle car operators are subject to dust and vibration exposure with limited... more
Human rabies cases in the United States are rare, with only 1 to 3 cases reported to the CDC annually. Because of vigorous domestic animal control and vaccination programs, human exposure to the rabies virus is most likely to occur through contact with wild animals. Bats are the most frequently reported rabid wildlife species in the US (30.9 percent of all animal cases during 2015).
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