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Are your workers at risk of organic psycho syndrome?

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Legislation, regulation and caselaw, Topic/practice, Issue/challenge/risk
All workers are at risk of being exposed to dangerous substances and cancer is the leading cause of work-related death, while some common workplace chemicals can trigger "organic psycho syndrome", the European Union's OHS body has warned duty holders. In Australia, new workplace exposure standards for dozens of substances are set to be released for comment.


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