Haven OHS have provided information on the most common illnesses and conditions that are associated with specific industries. Click on your industry sector on the list below to access the information. If your industry sector is not listed you can check on the HSE website if there are associated health risks.

 Industry

 

Health Risks

 

 

 

Agriculture

Arable

Respiratory, Skin

 

Livestock - Poultry

Respiratory, Skin

Automotive

Vehicle Repair

Respiratory

 

Vehicle Spray shops

Respiratory

Bakers

 

Respiratory, Skin

Beauty

Hairdressing

Skin

Catering & Hospitality

 

Skin

Chemical

Plastics

Respiratory, Skin

Construction

 

Respiratory, Skin, Muscoskeletal, Vibrating Tools (HAVS)

Engineering

Foundry

Respiratory, Skin, Muscoskeletal

 

Welding

Respiratory, Skin

Electronics

Soldering

Respiratory, Skin

Gardening

 

Skin, Muscoskeletal

Glazing

 

Respiratory

Health

 

Skin, Muscoskeletal

Manufacturing

Food

Skin

Office

 

Muscoskeletal

Printing

 

Respiratory, Skin, Muscoskeletal

Textile & Laundries

 

Respiratory, Skin, Muscoskeletal

Waste Management

 

Respiratory, Skin, Muscoskeletal

Woodworking

 

Respiratory, Skin, Muscoskeletal

Quarrying/ Mining/Stone Masonry

 

Respiratory, Skin, Muscoskeletal, Vibrating Tools (HAVS)