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Document ID (ISN)77906
CIS number 02-206
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Title ENT cancers (nose, facial sinus, larynx) - Detection, reporting, compensation
Original title Cancers ORL (nez et sinus de la face, larynx) - 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 ENT (nasal, facial sinus and laryngeal) cancers in France: introduction and general considerations on occupational cancers; reporting procedures; occupational activities having possibly given rise to exposures to agents known to cause ENT cancers (wood dust, vapour or smoke of certain nickel compounds, asbestos dust, sulfuric acid fog or smoke) 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 ENT cancer.
Descriptors (primary) compensation of occupational diseases; nasal cancer; laryngeal cancer; medical examinations; notification of occupational diseases; medical supervision; occupation disease relation
Descriptors (secondary) wood dust; nickel and compounds; France; sulfuric acid; dust; aerosols; smoke; asbestos
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 respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Notification of accidents and diseases
Workers' compensation