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Table 1 Characteristics of the Study Population

From: 9/11-Related Experiences and Tasks of Landfill and Barge Workers: Qualitative Analysis from the World Trade Center Health Registry

Study Participant Organizational Affiliation Work Site(s) Job Title Work Duration
1 Construction Barge Rotating Foreman >90 days
2 Construction Landfill Dump Truck Owner >90 days
3 Fire Department Landfill Firefighter >90 days
4 Fire Department Landfill Firefighter 7 - <30 days
5 Police Department Landfill Lieutenant 30 - 90 days
6 Police Department Landfill Police Officer 7 - <30 days
7 Police Department Landfill Police Officer 30 - 90 days
8 Police Department lower Manhattan Pier Sergeant 30 - 90 days
9 Public Agency Landfill Project Manager >90 days
10 Public Agency Landfill Detective 7 - <30 days
11 Public Agency lower Manhattan Pier Director of Operations >90 days
12 Sanitation Barge and Landfill Truck Driver 30 - 90 days
13 Sanitation Barge and Landfill Sanitation Worker 7 - <30 days
14 Sanitation Landfill Superintendent 30 - 90 days
15 Sanitation Landfill Supervisor 7 - <30 days
16 Sanitation Landfill Auto Mechanic >90 days
17 Sanitation lower Manhattan Pier Sanitation Worker 30 - 90 days
18 Volunteer Landfill Truck Dispatcher 30 - 90 days
19 Volunteer Landfill Cook <7 days
20 Volunteer lower Manhattan Pier Volunteer <7 days