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(ä`gāō), city (1990 pop. 194,952), Saitama prefecture, central Honshu, Japan. It was an agricultural center, producing raw silk and sake, until the growth of the metallurgy, machinery, and rubber industries in the 1950s and 60s.
A 32-year-old man from Ageo, Saitama Prefecture, and his parents have filed a damages suit against Saitama Medical School saying the man became bedridden as a result of malpractice at the school's Saitama Medical Center in 1991, sources familiar with the suit said Tuesday.
After riding on the rickshaw with his cousin Satsuki Shiozaki, 17, before they left for Nagasaki, Naoya Wada, a 9-year-old primary school boy from Ageo, Saitama Prefecture, said he enjoyed the ride as it was cool while riding.
The company, based in Ageo, Saitama Prefecture, said the lining contains white asbestos in a possible violation of an ordinance revised in October 2004 for the enforcement of the Industrial Safety and Health Law.