Title Mine fire health issues continue: study Degree of recognition Local Media name/outlet Latrobe Valley Express Media type Duration/Length/Size 551 Country Australia Date 24/01/19 Description Researchers are looking for ways to inform the Latrobe Valley's doctors about the effects of the Hazelwood mine fire on the community's health as the region experiences a rapid turnover of GPs.
The Hazelwood Health Study released new findings which showed that people exposed to air pollution were dealing with respiratory problems and psychological distress more than two years after the six-week smoke disaster.
Producer/Author Anne Simmons URL www.latrobevalleyexpress.com.au/story/5867451/mine-fire-health-issues-continue-study/?cs=1462 Persons Matthew Carroll
- Hazelwood mine fire
- community resilience