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5143 UNDERTAKERS AND EMBALMERS
 


    Undertakers and embalmers perform various tasks in the disposal of dead human bodies.

    Tasks include -

    (a) making arrangements for, and conducting, funerals, cremations and burials;

    (b) embalming human bodies to retard or arrest the process of decay;

    (c) performing related tasks;

    (d) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Embalmer

  • Undertaker


   
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 Updated 18 September 2004, by VA.