|Name:||Minister of Labour Decree No. 159/Insurance of 7/3/1430 [hijri], establishing a chart of Occupational Diseases in Saudi Arabia.|
|Subject(s):||Occupational safety and health|
|Type of legislation:||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Umm Al-Qura, 2009-04-03, No. 4247, pp. 5-10
|Bibliography:||Umm Al-Qura, 2009-04-03, No. 4247, pp. 5-10
|Abstract/Citation:||Provides a chart classifying the different occupational diseases according to the following list:
1. Occupational diseases according to the root causes (physical, chemical or biological).
2. Occupational diseases according to the effected organs of the body (respiratory diseases; dermatological problems (non-cancerous); work-related muscular-skeletal disorders).
3. Occupational cancers.
4. Other occupational diseases.