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The Spanish situation
In 2001 Spanish social partner organisation agreed with the central government on a national programme for monitoring workers health who were exposed to mineral fibres.

The attached report shows data about the number of checked workers and the occurrence of different diseases. The report also discusses the implementation of the programme its successful aspects but also the shortcomings.

Among others, the report is criticizing that there is no obligation to establish a national inventory of asbestos-ill buildings as well as the lack of existing guidelines with understandable and useful information for workers. Further the report also discusses those regulatory aspects of the agreement, that improves the directive in force.

Report of the situation in Spain

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