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Work-related and Occupational Asthma

Work-related asthma describes all adult asthma where there is an association between symptoms and work, including work-aggravated asthma and a smaller numbers of cases of occupational asthma often caused directly by exposure to respiratory sensitisers in the workplace.

The latest information shows:

Occupational asthma in Great Britain, 2005-2015

Occupational asthma in Great Britain, 1999-2012

Updated 2016-11-02