Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
This Topical Information presents the numbers of occupational diseases newly reported in the Czech Republic in 2012. Data are issued from the National Register of Occupational Diseases which is administrated by the 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, if compared with the preceding year, by 13 % to 1 099 reported cases, from that 1 042 cases were occupational disease and 57 cases had the status of endangerment by an occupational disease.