The silicosis epidemic uncovered among artificial stone cutting workers in Queensland is likely to be replicated in NSW but the state government has been accused of having no idea of the numbers. An audit of 140 workplaces in Queensland has so far led to 25 workers having a diagnosis of progressive massive fibrosis and 151 ...
Active case finding urgently needed for silicosis epidemic: TSANZ
By Michael Woodhead
3 Dec 2019