OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES PREVENTION

Prevention of occupational diseases is a major concern in all industries. The preventive measures in this regard may be grouped under 3 heads : 1. Medical Measures. 2. Engineering Measures….

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

People are at risk wherever they are employed. The alms of occupational health service, as stated by an Expert Committee of WHO (1950), are as follows : (1) the promotion…

INDIAN FACTORIES ACT, 1976

The Indian Factories, Act, 1976 is an important piece of factory legislation in India. It lays down minimum standards regarding health, safety and general welfare of the workers. The important…

Occupational Disease

Occupational diseases are many and varied. They arise out of, or in the course of employment. The following is a short list of the important occupational diseases : 1. DISEASES…