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Public Health

Silicosis crisis in stonemasons prompts government promises of action


Federal, state and territory health ministers have agreed to further investigate the creation of a national dust diseases register in response to concerns about the re-emergence of silicosis in Australian workplaces. Sustained media attention, culminating in last week’s report on the...

Federal, state and territory health ministers have agreed to further investigate the creation of a national dust diseases register in...

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