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WHEC Issues Register

This database lists the issues referred to WHEC, shows their status and provides a link to what advice WHEC has provided. If you want to read the issue in full you need to show all columns 

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Issue NumberBrief titleDescriptionIssue referred byDate referredIn scope?UrgencyStatusDelegated toResolutionReference InformationActions
Occupational asthma and heat stress in the baking industry   BFAWU Parliamentary Group 23 Jul 2015  In scope 2 - Medium term Resolved   WHEC paper published 2017.   View
Aerobic strain at work and cardiovascular disease   Dr Auty 09 Nov 2015  In scope 0 - tbd Resolved   Response sent to Dr Auty.   View
Exposure to respirable crystalline silica and the requirement to carry out health surveillance   HSE 20 Jun 2017  In scope 3 - Urgent In Progress       View
Confidence and uncertainty in the evidence base       In scope 2 - Medium term In Progress       View
10  Risks of disease associated with occupational exposure to diesel exhaust emissions   HSE 20 Jun 2017  In scope 2 - Medium term In Progress       View
11  Sedentary work   HSE 20 Jul 2017  In scope 3 - Urgent In Progress       View
  Risk of breast cancer associated with might shift work   HSE 20 Jul 2017  In scope 1 - Long term In Progress       View
13  Interrelationship between musculoskeletal symptoms and psychological ill health       In scope 1 - Long term In Progress       View
14  Risk of cardiovascular disease associated with occupational exposure to inorganic particulates       In scope 1 - Long term In Progress       View
Lung cancer and exposure to RCS Evaluation of the risk of developing lung cancer, and the relationship if any to silicosis, when exposed to respirable crystalline silica. HSE 28 Jul 2015  In scope 2 - Medium term Resolved   WHEC paper published 2017.   View
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