Section 22.5 - Classification of occupational lung disease

22.5 Classification of occupational lung disease. For purposes of reporting occupational lung disease as required by section 22.4 of this Part, occupational lung disease shall be categorized according to the following probably causative agents or nomenclature as applicable.

Coal workers lung disease

Silicosis

Asbestosis/Asbestos-related lung disease

Berylliosis

Talcosis

Hard metal diseases (Titanium, Cobalt)

Byssinosis

Bronchitis due to occupational exposure

Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis (occupational)

Occupational asthma

Other occupational lung disease
 

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, August 29, 1990
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