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Hearing and respiratory issues endangering Ontario miners

A new report from the Occupational Disease Surveillance System highlights the most common diseases impacting Ontario’s miners.

The primary injury in mining among workers over 65 was ear disorders, including deafness.

The primary injury in mining among workers over 65 was ear disorders, including deafness.

The system utilises health data from the Ontario Cancer Registry, OHIP, and hospital records spanning 1964 to 2020, considering the development of occupational illnesses over time. Based on the Workplace...

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