Industrial DiseaseEmployers are governed by a Statute to maintain a safe environment conducive for the health of the employees this includes, industrial disease, work pattern, conditions, environment, and safety and may be liable for compensation, if this duty of care has not been observed which led to cause an injury to an employee. The compensation could include lost earning and medical expenses. There are certain most common illnesses and diseases caused in a work related environment.
- Dust and Fumes related conditions.
- Vibration white finger. ( Hand vibration syndrome)
- Skin Allergies.
- Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)
- Occupational Cancers