Occupational Lung Disease refers to conditions that have been caused or worsened by someone’s occupation. Such conditions are caused by inhaling mineral dusts. The severity of the disease is related to the dust inhaled and the duration of that exposure.
There are a number of lung-related illnesses that can be associated with previous work exposure. These can include:
Apart from occupational asthma and other allergic respiratory diseases, the above conditions have long latency periods where symptoms are generally not noticed until decades after exposure.
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