|Document ID (ISN)||59902|
|Convention or series no.
||Hong Kong Cap.59 E
||Factories and Industrial Undertakings (Notification of Occupational Diseases) Regulations [Hong Kong]
||Government Printer, Hong Kong, 1981. 2p. Price: HKD 1.50.
||Regulations effective 12 March 1965 and issued under the authority of the 1955 Factories and Industrial Undertakings Ordinance (see CIS 89-6). They require medical practitioners to notify the Director of Medical and Health Services of any case of occupational disease they diagnose in a patient or in the body of a deceased person. In annex: list of occupational diseases (poisoning by one of a number of toxic substances; anthrax; skin cancer or ulceration of the corneal surface of the eye; chrome ulceration; skin inflammation or ulceration produced by dust, liquid or vapour; heat cataract; decompression sickness; pathological manifestations due to radioactive substances or X-rays; silicosis; asbestosis); form to be used for the notification.
||notification of occupational diseases; Hong Kong
||poisoning; decompression sickness; radiation disease; anthrax; infrared radiation cataract; law; skin cancer; ulceration of the skin; chrome ulcer; silicosis; schedule of occupational diseases; asbestosis
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Hong Kong|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Notification of accidents and diseases
Bacterial and parasitic diseases