Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
This Topical Information presents a survey of the numbers of newly reported occupational diseases in the Czech Republic. Data are issued from the National Register of Occupational Diseases. Its administrator is Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the CR. The reports are processed by the National Institute of Public Health in Prague. The number of newly reported occupational diseases declined slightly compared with the preceding year by 2 % to 1 266 reported cases, from that 1 210 cases were occupational disease and 56 cases were given the status of endangerment by an occupational disease.