Printing firm workers to get cancer payout

Mar 28, 2013

Printing firm workers to get cancer payout

The Osaka arm of the labor ministry said Wednesday that 16 current and former employees of a printing company are eligible for workers’ compensation on the grounds that they contracted bile duct cancer while on the job. It is the first decision of its ...

Mar 15, 2013

Ministry: Bile duct cancers work-related

The health ministry said Thursday it will approve applications for compensation on behalf of 16 people who say they developed bile duct cancer while working for a printer in Osaka. The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry instructed the Osaka Labor Bureau to approve the ...