Damning evidence has been heard in the final days of the Coal Workers’ Pneumoconiosis (CWP) inquiry that the health surveillance scheme for Queensland coalminers was fatally flawed. US expert Dr Robert Cohen, medical director of the Black Lung Clinics program at the University of Illinois, told the inquiry there had been a lack of vigilance ...
We werent looking carefully enough for black lung disease
By Mardi Chapman
21 Mar 2017