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Govt must help Silicosis victims as per Supreme Court order, demands orphan

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सांसद बिरला ने संसद में उठाया सिलिकोसिस का मुद्दा KotaNews :: Pressnote.in

सांसद बिरला ने संसद में उठाया सिलिकोसिस का मुद्दा KotaNews :: Pressnote.in | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
खनन मजदूरों को विशेष रूप से सांस सम्बंधित बीमारियां होती हैं जिसका मुख्य कारण खानों में काम करने के दौरान सिलिका एवं अन्य अयस्कों के महीन कण फेफडों में चले जाते हैं और जाकर जम जाते हैं, जो धीरे धीरे पहले टीबी के रूप में फिर सिलिकोसिस का रूप धारण कर लेते हैं जो कि लाइलाज बीमारी है।
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SC seeks report on stone crushers’ deaths

SC seeks report on stone crushers’ deaths | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Apex court summoned a report from EPA Punjab on the action taken against employers responsible for deaths in Gujranwala.
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In Rajasthan, scourge of silicosis in land of widows - FacenFacts

In Rajasthan, scourge of silicosis in land of widows - FacenFacts | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Anguri, 50, is worried about Danny's future.
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India uranium mining fuels health crisis

India uranium mining fuels health crisis | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Radioactive waste generated in three government owned mines spurs health fears in eastern Jharkhand state.
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Gadekar said her survey not only shows excess of congenital deformities among those born after the start of mining operations in 1967, but also extremely high levels of chronic lung disease, "quite likely to be silicosis or lung cancer, in the company's mill and mine workers."

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Silicosis swallows mine workers in Rajasthan - indiatvnews.com

Silicosis swallows mine workers in Rajasthan - indiatvnews.com | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Silicosis swallows mine workers in Rajasthan
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Karauli (Rajasthan): For 10 years, Ghanshyam underwent treatment for tuberculosis (TB) as his persistent coughing and chest pain refused to go away.
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Govt to provide relief to families of victims of silicosis - News18.com

Govt to provide relief to families of victims of silicosis - News18.com | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
National Human Rights Commission has recommended Jharkhand Government to pay Rs 4 lakh each to the next of kin of (Govt to provide relief to families of victims of silicosis http://t.co/1J1OJBHiU0)...
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Dangerous Dust: Government Pushes to Improve Workplace Safety - NBC News

Dangerous Dust: Government Pushes to Improve Workplace Safety - NBC News | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Workers who breathe in silica dust have twice the normal risk of lung cancer and often develop other lung-related diseases such as asthma. Yet the rules for ... (Do you agree or disagree with OSHA's new proposed standards for silica dust?
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NHRC chief suggests cess on mining to fund welfare of workers - Times of India

NHRC chief suggests cess on mining to fund welfare of workers - Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
NHRC chief suggests cess on mining to fund welfare of workers
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Silicosis is prevalent in almost all states, but authentic data on the number of affected persons is not available.
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Hazardous stone crushing: SC takes notice of silicosis deaths in Gujranwala – The Express Tribune

Hazardous stone crushing: SC takes notice of silicosis deaths in Gujranwala – The Express Tribune | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Suprem­e Court seeks report from concer­ned depart­ments in this regard within two weeks.
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China sees drop in new pneumoconiosis cases - Chinadaily USA

China sees drop in new pneumoconiosis cases - Chinadaily USA | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
China sees drop in new pneumoconiosis cases
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Of the new cases, 13,955 were coal workers and 8,095 were silicosis sufferers, according to figures released by the National Health and Family Planning Commission.
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Samsung is Korea’s greatest success. But some workers say it’s making them sick.

Samsung is Korea’s greatest success. But some workers say it’s making them sick. | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Samsung is South Korea's greatest success, but controversy about sick workers clouds its reputation at home.
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C O U N T E R V I E W: Gujarat govt "solution" for workers suffering from deadly silicosis: Go in for alternative job sources

C O U N T E R V I E W: Gujarat govt "solution" for workers suffering from deadly silicosis: Go in for alternative job sources | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
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Healthcare body worried over risisng silicosis cases - Times of India

Healthcare body worried over risisng silicosis cases - Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Healthcare body worried over risisng silicosis cases Times of India JAMSHEDPUR: With over 44 silicosis deaths in the last five years and continuous rise in the number of affected patients, the situation has turned rather grim in Musabani block of...
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Stone crushing worker dies from silicosis - The Daily Star

Stone crushing worker dies from silicosis - The Daily Star | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
A man who used to work at several limestone grinding factories in Lalmonirhat died yesterday from silicosis, a common occupational lung-disease caused by inhalation of crystalline silica dust. Th...
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C O U N T E R V I E W: Silicosis deaths: Gujarat govt agrees to pay compensation starting 2006, but refuses to raise amount

C O U N T E R V I E W: Silicosis deaths: Gujarat govt agrees to pay compensation starting 2006, but refuses to raise amount | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
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No relief rule for silicosis patients without panel sanction worries activists - Times of India

No relief rule for silicosis patients without panel sanction worries activists - Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
No relief rule for silicosis patients without panel sanction worries activists Times of India JAIPUR: In a bizzare move the Rajasthan Environment Health Administrative Board (REHAB) has decided that mine workers diagnosed with silicosis or...
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राजस्थान में सिलिकोसिस लील रहा खदानकर्मियों को

राजस्थान में सिलिकोसिस लील रहा खदानकर्मियों को | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Read how राजस्थान में सिलिकोसिस लील रहा खदानकर्मियों को on पर्दाफाश
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Uttarkhand government forms committee to conduct survey of industries using ... - IBNLive

Uttarkhand government forms committee to conduct survey of industries using ... - IBNLive | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
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Mining the depths in Punjab

Mining the depths in Punjab | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Life is hard for coal miners in the Pakistani town of Choa Saidan Shah. Deep below ground they begin their day’s work at 7 a.m., hacking away at the coal with pick axes, breaking it up and loading it onto donkeys to be transported to the surface. Labour in the mine is gruelling and comes with great risks, but many of the workers here hope that it will help them build a better future for their families.
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States callous to Silicosis problem, need a law: NHRC chief - Business Standard

States callous to Silicosis problem, need a law: NHRC chief Business Standard National Human Rights Commission Chairperson K G Balakrishnan today observed that states are not serious in dealing with silicosis and pitched for a separate law to...
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Footprints: Factories of death

Footprints: Factories of death | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Abdullah’s village has lost nine of its sons to silicosis. All worked in the stone-crushing industry.
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C O U N T E R V I E W: Deadly occupational disease silicosis kills 15th victim in Gujarat, highest No of deaths since 2010

C O U N T E R V I E W: Deadly occupational disease silicosis kills 15th victim in Gujarat, highest No of deaths since 2010 | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
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All 14 mine workers diagnosed positive of silicosis - The Times of India

All 14 mine workers diagnosed positive of silicosis - The Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it

The worst case of silicosis was uncovered when 14 out of 14 mine workers, who had been for a medical examination in Kota, were confirmed positive.The average age of these mine workers is 48 years.

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‘Occupational health hazards rampant among stone crushers, other industries in Odisha’ | Odisha Samachar

‘Occupational health hazards rampant among stone crushers, other industries in Odisha’ | Odisha Samachar | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Bhubaneswar, 27/6 ( Odisha Samachar/Abhisek Mohanty) : Lack of awareness among workers, employers and doctors, inadequate infrastructure for diagnosis and
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Workshop on miners' health issues held - Times of India

Workshop on miners' health issues held - Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Workshop on miners' health issues held
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NIMH itself has detected and reported high prevalence of silicosis among stone mine workers in Karauli and Dholpur districts of Rajasthan.
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