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April 25, 1997 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Los Angeles County coroner's office is battling a long-standing and "serious" tuberculosis contamination problem that has infected at least seven employees, two of them with full-blown cases of the potentially deadly disease. The contamination, which originated in the autopsy areas and was spread because of inadequate venting systems and other problems, has forced the department to keep most people off that entire floor of its headquarters near County-USC Medical Center.
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March 14, 1998 | TINA DAUNT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Struggling to deal with one controversy after another, the administrative staff of the problem-plagued Los Angeles County Jail system has become so overworked that two of the division's top commanders were forced to take medical leave this week for high blood pressure. Numerous other ranking officials, meanwhile, have been pushed to the point of exhaustion, Sheriff's Department officials say.
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NEWS
April 25, 1997 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Los Angeles County coroner's office is battling a long-standing and "serious" tuberculosis contamination problem that has infected at least seven employees, two of them with full-blown cases of the potentially deadly disease. The contamination, which originated in the autopsy areas and was spread because of inadequate venting systems and other problems, has forced the department to keep most people off that entire floor of its headquarters near County-USC Medical Center.
NEWS
April 25, 1997 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Los Angeles County coroner's office is battling a long-standing and "serious" tuberculosis contamination problem that has infected at least seven employees, two of them with full-blown cases of the potentially deadly disease. The contamination, which originated in the autopsy areas and was spread because of inadequate venting systems and other problems, has forced the department to keep most people off that entire floor of its headquarters near County-USC Medical Center.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 14, 1998 | TINA DAUNT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Struggling to deal with one controversy after another, the administrative staff of the problem-plagued Los Angeles County Jail system has become so overworked that two of the division's top commanders were forced to take medical leave this week for high blood pressure. Numerous other ranking officials, meanwhile, have been pushed to the point of exhaustion, Sheriff's Department officials say.
NEWS
April 25, 1997 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Los Angeles County coroner's office is battling a long-standing and "serious" tuberculosis contamination problem that has infected at least seven employees, two of them with full-blown cases of the potentially deadly disease. The contamination, which originated in the autopsy areas and was spread because of inadequate venting systems and other problems, has forced the department to keep most people off that entire floor of its headquarters near County-USC Medical Center.
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