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Preventing cancer caused by work environments

The European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) has published a new guide on preventing work cancers, a topic that the ETUI feels has not received sufficient attention from EU policies over the past decade. The guide, Preventing work cancers – a … Continue reading

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Updated asbestos regulations

People who may come into contact asbestos at work (e.g. construction workers engaged in asbestos removal work, plumbers, etc.) are at risk of developing asbestos-related lung disease (e.g. asbestosis, lung cancer). The extent of asbestos-related illness depends on the duration … Continue reading

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