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Name: Minister of Labour Decree No. 159/Insurance of 7/3/1430 [hijri], establishing a chart of Occupational Diseases in Saudi Arabia.
Country: Saudi Arabia
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2009-03-07
Entry into force:
Published on: Umm Al-Qura, 2009-04-03, No. 4247, pp. 5-10
ISN: SAU-2009-R-82997
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.

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