Health hazards are chemical, physical or biological factors in our environment that can have negative impacts on our short- or long-term health. Exposure can occur through touch, inhalation, and ingestion. Understanding the risks of these hazards can help us to take action to avoid or mitigate these risks.
OEH Seminar: Workers’ Compensation for Occupational Disease: Medicolegal Challenges
This presentation provides the basic building blocks for understanding rules and processes governing the recognition of occupational diseases in the context of workers’ compensation legislation in Canada.