Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Reduced Haematopoietic Output in Automobile Mechanics and Sprayers with Chronic Exposure to Petrochemicals: A Case-Control Study in Cape Coast, Ghana

Table 2

Occupational safety awareness of participants.

VariableYes No value
(%) (%)

Have you ever received occupational safety training? 22 (24.4)68 (75.6)<0.001

Do you siphon fuel with your mouth? (mechanics only; )20 (35.1)37 (64.9)0.024

Do you ever wear nose mask? (sprayers only; )21 (63.6)12 (36.4)0.046