|Document ID (ISN)||104440|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0300-0559 - Revue de mÚdecine du travail
|Convention or series no.
||Recognition of COBPs and asthma as occupational diseases in the construction industry
||Reconnaissance en maladie professionnelle des asthmes et des BPCO dans le BTP [in French]|
||May-June 2003, Vol.XXX, No.3, p.55-58. 3 ref.
||This article summarizes the procedure to be followed in France for the compensation of chronic obstructive bronchopneumopathies (COBPs) and asthma in the construction industry. It comprises three steps: declaration of the disease, recognition of its occupational origin and compensation. A table listing the tasks liable to give rise to asthma or COBP is included.
||compensation of occupational diseases; obstructive ventilatory impairment; construction industry; France; asthma; chronic bronchitis
||construction sites; list of occupations; job-exposure relation
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Construction industry and civil engineering