Archive Asthma

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HSE Update on Occupational Risk: Asthma

The HSE have provided details on the jobs with the highest rates of occupational asthma. Follow the relevant link on HSE's website to find top tips and advice on how to protect yourself in the workplace. Remember that everybody has a role to play - employers, employees, government, industry and unions.
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Reducing Workplace Asthma Can Save Millions

We recently read that there are various occupational health hazards that are causing illnesses among employees, asthma caused due to workplace pollutants like dust, latex, isocyanates or flour is burdening the UK economy to a very large extent. The research pointed out that an estimated 3,000 new employees are identified with occupational asthma each year. Yet this condition seems to be under diagnosed. According to a reputed journal Thorax, millions are spent each year from the country's treasury...
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