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Document ID (ISN)45547
CIS number 86-464
ISSN - Serial title 0210-6612 - Salud y trabajo
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational diseases in Spain
Original title Enfermedades profesionales en Espa˝a [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information July-Aug. 1985, No.50, p.38-43. Illus.
Abstract Review of the occupational disease statistics for part of 1983 and for 1984. A total of 2582 compensation cases were declared (2404 light cases, 177 severe cases and 1 death). Other aspects covered: diseases caused by physical agents (noise, 31 cases; ionising radiation, 20 cases; vibration 43 cases); diseases due to chemicals (248 cases, bringing the total number of comepensation cases to 1115); diseases caused by biological agents (539 cases of brucellosis); systemic diseases (no case of declared occupational cancer); other diseases (1305 cases of dermatitis for 1983).
Descriptors (primary) occupational diseases; workmen's compensation; statistics; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; noise; vibration; neoplasms; harmful substances; skin diseases; brucellosis
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Workers' compensation
Bacterial and parasitic diseases