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Document ID (ISN)77903
CIS number 02-203
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Title Bladder cancer - Detection, reporting and compensation
Original title Cancers de la vessie - Comment les repérer, les déclarer, les faire reconnaître, les faire indemniser [in French]
Bibliographic information Ligue nationale contre le cancer, 14 rue Corvisart, 75013 Paris, France, 2001. 13p.
Abstract Contents of this booklet describing the compensation system for occupational bladder cancer in France: introduction and general considerations on occupational cancers; reporting procedures; occupational activities having possibly given rise to exposures to agents known to cause bladder cancer (aromatic amines, tars, soot, coal combustion products - in particular polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons) as well as the corresponding compensation systems. It duplicates the section of the general booklet on the compensation of occupational cancers in France (see CIS 02-201) applicable specifically to bladder cancer.
Descriptors (primary) compensation of occupational diseases; occupation disease relation; medical examinations; notification of occupational diseases; medical supervision; bladder tumour
Descriptors (secondary) France; aromatic hydrocarbons; polycyclic hydrocarbons; coal tar; soot; aromatic amines
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the kidney and the urinary system
Notification of accidents and diseases
Workers' compensation