The TSANZ has released new recommendations on respiratory surveillance to tackle the rapidly re-emerging threats of coal mine dust lung disease and silicosis in artificial stone workers. Following recent serious outbreaks of mining-related pneumoconiosis and artificial stone (AS) silicosis, the TSANZ conducted a review to determine the best respiratory surveillance protocols for workers in these ...
New TSANZ guidance on respiratory surveillance for dust diseases
By Michael Woodhead
21 Oct 2020