[Health surveillance audit of wood dust exposure].

  title={[Health surveillance audit of wood dust exposure].},
  author={Liliana Bevilacqua and Angelo Sacco and Nicola Magnavita},
  journal={La Medicina del lavoro},
  volume={94 2},
BACKGROUND Medical surveillance of wood-dust exposed workers has been compulsory in Italy since 1956. The Law 66 of 25/2/2000, as a consequence of the EU Directive regarding occupational carcinogenic and mutagenic agents, has recently enforced preventive measures for wood dust exposure. OBJECTIVES The Local Health Unit RM-F, Civitavecchia, has developed a Workplace Vigilance Plan, specifically aimed at the enhancement of preventive measures against carcinogens. The Plan includes the "audit… CONTINUE READING