Immune, Infectious and Dermal Disease Prevention






2016
Picture1 Every 15 Seconds: The Global Dimensions of Occupational Disease
Marianne Levitsky, BA, MES, CIH, ROH, FAIHA, Workplace Health Without Borders
This presentation gives an overview of the global dimensions of occupational disease and the international need for industrial hygiene expertise. It describes and provides examples of occupational health challenges in low-income countries including exposure of children to workplace hazards, and lack of resources to implement controls like personal protective equipment and local exhaust ventilation.