- September 26, 2020
Protection of workers from risks related to carcinogens | Consultation Period 25 September 2020 - 20 November 2020
Cancer, irrespective of whether it is related to work or not, is the second leading cause of mortality in the EU countries after cardiovascular diseases, accounting for about a quarter of
all deaths. It is recognised as one of the major contributors to premature deaths in the European Union. It has an impact not only on individual health, family life, but also on the national health and social systems, the governmental budgets and the productivity and growth of the economy.
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