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Document ID (ISN)21118
CIS number 74-1188
ISSN - Serial title Sammlung der eidgenössischen Gesetze - Recueil des lois fédérales
Year 1973
Convention or series no.
Title Ordinance of 17 December 1973 concerning occupational diseases
Original title Verordnung über Berufskrankheiten (Vom 17. Dezember 1973) [in German]
Ordonnance sur les maladies professionnelles du 17 décembre 1973. [in French]
Bibliographic information 7 Jan. 1974, No.1, p.47-52.
Abstract In application of the Federal Act of 13 June 1911 concerning sickness and accident insurance, this ordinance, which entered into force on 1 Feb. 1974, lists: (a) 117 substances which may give rise to certain diseases among those engaged in their production or use; (b) 19 diseases which may be contracted by persons employed in the types of work specified.
Descriptors (primary) compensation of occupational diseases; schedule of occupational diseases; Switzerland
Descriptors (secondary) extrinsic allergic alveolitis; skin injuries; tropical diseases; zoonoses; decompression sickness; compression paresis; infectious diseases; harmful substances; Raynaud's phenomenon; pneumoconiosis; skin cancer; bursitis; tenovaginitis; frostbite; hearing loss; radiation injury; replaced; law; heat stress disease
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Zoonoses
Workers' compensation
Bacterial and parasitic diseases