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Silicosis: Govt delays implementation of compensation scheme for victims' kin - Indian Express

Silicosis: Govt delays implementation of compensation scheme for victims' kin - Indian Express | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Silicosis: Govt delays implementation of compensation scheme for victims' kin Indian Express An internal communication of the labour department shows the government has decided, as of now, not to give compensation money to the families of agate...
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पत्थर घिसने वालों की होगी स्वास्थ्य जांच

पत्थर घिसने वालों की होगी स्वास्थ्य जांच | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
0 लोगों को बीमारी की चपेट में ले रहा सिलिका नामक कण 0 6 लोगों की मौत के बाद जागा प्रशासन रायगढ़ (निप्र)। दलारी गांव के गोल्डन रिफैक्ट्रिज और रेसनल इंडस्ट्रीज के श्रमिकों में सिलिकोसिस बीमारी पाए जाने के बाद स्वास्थ्य विभाग ने जिले के सभी क्वार्टाइज कारखानों के श्रमिकों के स्वास्थ्य परीक्षण का निर्णय लिया है। पूर्व में तमनार ब्लॉक स्थित दलारी क 630913
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Silicosis threat looms large in mining area: 10 deaths in 2015 - The Economic Times

Silicosis threat looms large in mining area: 10 deaths in 2015 - The Economic Times | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
He further claimed that no security and or safety measures were in place in the mines which led to the occurrence of the fatal disease in labourers.
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चार करोड़ की चार मेडिकल मोबाइल यूनिटों पर लापरवाही की धूल

चार करोड़ की चार मेडिकल मोबाइल यूनिटों पर लापरवाही की धूल | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
 चिकित्सकीय सुविधाओं के लिए सवा तीन माह पहले लोकार्पित की गई 10 मेडिकल
मोबाइल यूनिट (एमएमयू) में से चार अभी तक चिकित्सा विभाग के कार्यालयों में
पड़ी धूल फांक रही है।
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7 जिलों के 500 में से 230 श्रमिकों में पाए गए लक्षण

7 जिलों के 500 में से 230 श्रमिकों में पाए गए लक्षण | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
पत्थर उद्योग भट्टों तक फैली सिलिकोसिस
भास्कर संवाददाता | िचत्तौड़गढ़
जिलेमें संनिर्माण श्रमिकों खासकर क्रेशर,...
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South Africa court to decide on silicosis class action against gold sector | Top News | Reuters

South Africa court to decide on silicosis class action against gold sector | Top News | Reuters | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A South African court on Monday began two weeks of hearings to determine if gold miners suffering from debilitating lung diseases they say they contracted at work can proceed with
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Digging Their Own Grave, One Breath at a Time | The Wire

Digging Their Own Grave, One Breath at a Time | The Wire | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
They battled the spectre of inundation and the harshness of a soil they had no means of cultivating. But the razor-like etches Gujarat's quarries have scarred their lungs with have left them, literally, gasping for air
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‘Govt. delaying compensation to families of silicosis victims’

‘Govt. delaying compensation to families of silicosis victims’ | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Activists here have accused the State Government of resorting to “delaying tactics” to evade providing compensation to families of workers who died due to silicosis, a lung disease caused by inhalation of silica.
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Submit report on silicosis, HC tells Raj govt, Centre - The Times of India

Submit report on silicosis, HC tells Raj govt, Centre - The Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Rajasthan High Court has asked the state and Central government to submit detailed report on the prevalence of silicosis among mine workers in the state.
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C O U N T E R V I E W: Silicosis deaths: Rejecting plea for higher compensation, Gujarat govt distributes 13 Rs 1 lakh cheques to victims' kin

C O U N T E R V I E W: Silicosis deaths: Rejecting plea for higher compensation, Gujarat govt distributes 13 Rs 1 lakh cheques to victims' kin | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
C O U N T E R V I E W: Silicosis deaths: Rejecting plea for higher compensation, Gujarat govt... http://t.co/iZuHEb8Bcl
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Silicosis victims get justice after 8 yrs

The family members of 24 workers, who had contracted silicosis and succumbed to the disease, have won their fight for justice after about a decade.
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Silicosis claims 25 lives in 2014 at Khambhat, highest since 2009 - The Times of India

Silicosis claims 25 lives in 2014 at Khambhat, highest since 2009 - The Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
International Workers Memorial Day was observed recently at Khambhat in Anand district.
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C O U N T E R V I E W: Gujarat health department red tape: Checked by private hospital, silicosis victims refused compensation

C O U N T E R V I E W: Gujarat health department red tape: Checked by private hospital, silicosis victims refused compensation | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
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Resnl Industries 628098

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0 46 ट्रैक्टर अवैध क्वार्टराइज्ड पत्थर जब्त 0 फैक्ट्री में होती थी क्वार्टराइज्ड पत्थर की घिसाई 0 खनिज विभाग की छापामार कार्रवाई रायगढ़ (निप्र)। जिले के तमनार ब्लॉक में स्थित क्वार्टराइज्ड पत्थर की घिसाई करने वाली रेसनल फैक्ट्री में खनिज विभाग द्वारा छापामार कार्रवाई की गई। इस दौरान बड़े पैमाने पर अवैध तरीके से क्वार्टराइज्ड पत्थर फैक्ट्री के अंदर पाया गया। 628098
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सिलिकोसिस, एस्बेस्टोसिस पीड़ितों के प्रति मानवीय दृष्टिकोण अपनाएं - डॉ. देवराजन UdaipurNews :: pressnote.in

सिलिकोसिस, एस्बेस्टोसिस पीड़ितों के प्रति मानवीय दृष्टिकोण अपनाएं - डॉ. देवराजन UdaipurNews :: pressnote.in | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
राजस्थान राज्य मानवाधिकार आयोग के सदस्य डॉ. एम.के. देवराजन ने खनन, फेक्ट्रीज, निर्माण उद्योग के क्षेत्र में नियोजित श्रमिकों में सिलिकोसिस, एस्बेस्टोसिस जैसे गंभीर रोगों की स्थिति में राहत प्रदान करने की दिशा में मानवीय दृष्टिकोण अपनाने की जरूरत बतायी।
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Trapped in a gold dustbowl: Residents of Kolar Gold Fields hope revival of mining will lead to better days - The Economic Times

Trapped in a gold dustbowl: Residents of Kolar Gold Fields hope revival of mining will lead to better days - The Economic Times | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
While they wait, the mounds of mining waste that have come up in the area pose a health hazard, a concern thats low on the priority list of local officials.
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मांग का सिंदूर मिटा रही धूल - www.bhaskar.com

से ज्यादा खदानें प्रदेश में हैं। इनमें ज्यादातर सैंडस्टोन, मार्बल, ग्रेनाइट अन्य पत्थरों की हैं।
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Demand to speed up compensation for silicosis victims - The Times of India

Demand to speed up compensation for silicosis victims - The Times of India | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Jamshedpur: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has written a fresh letter to chief secretary Rajiv Gauba urging him to speed up the process of disbursement of compensation to 24 silicosis victims of East Singhbhum.
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46 workers die of silicosis in three years

46 workers die of silicosis in three years | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Silicosis, an incurable disease caused by silica dust, has taken the lives of 46 workers in the last three years in 25 limestone grinding
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Villagers in MP's tribal pockets haunted by silicosis deaths - Hindustan Times

Villagers in MP's tribal pockets haunted by silicosis deaths - Hindustan Times | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Ramila Malsingh is not yet into her 30s. But her skinny frame, drooping shoulders and pallid complexion gives her the look of an aged woman, managing to barely walk a few steps before stopping to regain her breath.
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Continuing silicosis deaths are cause for concern, NIOSH says

Continuing silicosis deaths are cause for concern, NIOSH says | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
Washington – Although the number of silicosis deaths has declined in the past decade, the occupational lung disease still kills about 100 people every year, according to a new study from NIOSH.
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Bid to help mine workers left sick with silicosis

Bid to help mine workers left sick with silicosis | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
The picturesque village of Lusikisiki‚ with its colourful houses dotting the hills‚ is where Zama Gangi‚ 60‚ came to wait for death after working in the mines for 31 years.
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Dying to Breathe—A Short Film Shows China’s True Cost of Gold

Dying to Breathe—A Short Film Shows China’s True Cost of Gold | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
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West Bengal: 10 feared dead in blast at an illegal firecracker manufacturing unit in West Midnapore

West Bengal: 10 feared dead in blast at an illegal firecracker manufacturing unit in West Midnapore | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
This unit is allegedly owned by a local Trinamool Congress (TMC) supporter who has now been arrested and was earlier absconding.
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सिसकती जिंदगियां मरहम से महरूम

सिसकती जिंदगियां मरहम से महरूम | Silicosis - Oldest Occupational Disease | Scoop.it
सिलिकोसिस से सिसकती जिंदगियों को सरकारी मरहम भी देर से मिल पा रहा है। जिले में गुजरे वित्तीय वर्ष में सामने आए सिलकोसिस पीडि़तों में से आधों के जख्मों पर भी मरहम नहीं लग पाया है। 
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