Thought to be from the 1970s, this historic image provided by the Center for Disease Control's (CDC), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), depicted an industrial spray-painter at work spraying an object inside the confines of a spray-booth. The painter was wearing a filterized breathing mask, as well as goggles, which are both necessary protective gear to be worn in this situation. One cannot tell whether or not the worker was wearing gloves, for the image is blurry.
CDC/ Barbara Jenkins, NIOSH
November 27, 2012
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