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Work-related ill health and occupational disease

Note on Data Sources

The Labour Force Survey (LFS) is HSE’s most comprehensive data source; it is complemented by other sources such as death certificates and reports from doctors (THOR). For more details on ill health and occupational disease data sources.

The top level picture of work-related ill health and occupational disease is presented below. For more information about particular conditions and outcomes see:

More detailed data tables are also available.

The latest results show that:

Estimated rate of self-reported work-related ill health per 100,000 employed in last 12 months

New cases of self-reported work-related ill health amongst people who have worked in the last 12 months

Source: Labour Force Survey

Updated 2016-10-31