|Document ID (ISN)||112538|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0815-6409 - Journal of Occupational Health and Safety - Australia and New Zealand
|Convention or series no.
||History of occupational disease recognition and control
||2007, Vol.53, No.6, p.519-530. 18 ref.
||History_of_occupational_disease_[BUY_THIS_ARTICLE] [in English]
||This article provides historical perspective to the recognition and control of occupational diseases, based on the examples of large infrastructure projects (tunnels, dams) and ensuing silicosis, asbestosis and lung cancer.
||lung cancer; asbestosis; silicosis; compensation of occupational diseases
||tunnelling; construction of dams; history
||D - Periodical articles
Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Cancer and carcinogens
Construction industry and civil engineering