Translation: from english

occupational illness

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  • occupational — adj. Of or pertaining to an occupation[3] or occupations[3]; caused by or incidental to an occupation[3]; as, occupational hazard; occupational illness. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • occupational disease — oc·cu·pa·tion·al disease /ˌä kyə pā shə nəl / n: an ailment that results from the characteristic conditions or functions of one s employment rather than from the ordinary risks to which the general public is exposed and that renders one eligible… …   Law dictionary

  • Occupational stress — is stress involving work. Stress is defined in terms of its physical and physiological effects on a person, and can be a mental, physical or emotional strain. It can also be a tension or a situation or factor that can cause stress.[1]… …   Wikipedia

  • occupational medicine — UK US noun [U] HR, WORKPLACE ► the study and treatment of illnesses or injury caused by the work someone does: »When he started out in occupational medicine, workplace illness meant diseases caused by chemicals rather than stress …   Financial and business terms

  • occupational therapist — occupational therapy ► NOUN ▪ the use of particular activities as an aid to recovery from physical or mental illness. DERIVATIVES occupational therapist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • occupational therapy — ► NOUN ▪ the use of particular activities as an aid to recovery from physical or mental illness. DERIVATIVES occupational therapist noun …   English terms dictionary


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