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industrial disease

n.
Occupational disease.

industrial disease

n
(Pathology) any disease to which workers in a particular industry are prone
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Noun1.industrial disease - disease or disability resulting from conditions of employment (usually from long exposure to a noxious substance or from continuous repetition of certain acts)
disease - an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
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It is intended to compensate a person who has become disabled as a result of an accident at work or through contracting and industrial disease Q.
After joining Hugh James as a trainee in 2007, James Gibson, 34, has been promoted to partner in the firm's industrial disease team, after seven years of experience in pursuing complex, high-profile group actions such as the Phurnacite workers' group litigation.
INDUSTRIAL DISEASE LEGAL EXECUTIVE Michael W Halsall Solicitors has been practicing for over 25 years in the Personal Injury sector.
THE devastated widow of a former Coventry factory worker who died from an industrial disease is appealing for justice.
Contract notice: Industrial Disease Claims Handling.
Coroner Roger Whittaker recorded a verdict of death from an industrial disease.
The amendments to help industrial disease victims are among the few proposals in the Bill which aim to help genuine claimants.
VICTIMS of industrial disease like asbestosis should be exempted from proposed changes to civil litigation cases seeking to abolish the no win, no fee system.
Unlike most other victims of industrial disease, the mother-of-three from Millfield, Sunderland had never been near a shipyard or boiler room.
She had no idea she had the industrial disease mesothelioma, a cancer caused by exposure to deadly asbestos dust - and it was slowly killing her over six decades.
West Midlands law firm Challinors has warned that although industrial disease claims against employers are on the rise, many businesses in the region remain unaware of complications that could leave them unprotected and uninsured.
The award recognizes Bingham for her outstanding record of accomplishments in fighting to protect workers, consumers, and citizens from the danger of environmental and industrial disease.

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