Asthma case studies
The case studies in this section are all real incidents with real and often serious long-term consequences for the people involved.
Working with isocyanates
It is important that we learn from cases of occupational asthma - so that workers and their families can avoid the pain and suffering caused by this debilitating disease.
In some cases, there was a prosecution. But the real cost of the disease is much higher than this.
Take precautions to avoid occupational asthma - it makes human, legal and financial sense.
- Isocyanate paint spraying: Safely managing spray booths and rooms
- Bakers - time to clear the air!
- Safety in motor vehicle repair: working with 2-pack isocyanate paints
- Asthmagen Compendium
- Working with substances hazardous to health