SARS Targeted at Beijing Construction Sites

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The number of new SARS cases in Beijing decreases, but health officials impose tough new requirements on thousands of construction sites. Since the epidemic began, officials have recorded 184 SARS cases among construction workers at 104 sites. Hear NPR's Richard Harris.

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