Alliance for Cancer Prevention

Category: Occupational Health


Open Letter to Cancer Research UK

A large group of academics, environmental and health and safety organisations have written an open letter to Cancer Research UK inquiring about their plans for the primary prevention of cancer. Earlier this year, the European Cancer Leagues produced a position…

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Supporting International Workers’ Memorial Day 2019

Every 11 seconds a person loses their life because of lethal working conditions. While awareness is growing, cancer remains the number one workplace killer in many countries. On this International Workers’ Memorial Day. The Alliance supports all those calling for…

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New report on why GE workers paying price for decades of exposure to toxic chemicals

A comprehensive study of chemical exposures at GE’s Peterborough plant shows workers routinely handled more than 3,000 highly toxic substances in decades past. GE has said protective measures were appropriate for the time and that health and safety of workers…

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