Byssinosis: publications

Scope and Content

The file consists of offprints of learned articles and official publications on byssinosis. These comprise: 

  • Ronald E. Lane "The Prescription of Industrial Disease" (reprinted from British Journal of Industrial Medicine, Vol.13 1956).
  • R S F Schilling et al, "An Epidemiological study of Byssinosis among Lancashire Cotton Workers" (reprinted from British Journal of Industrial Medicine, Vol.12 1955).
  • Disablement and Death Benefits for Uncompensated Cases (Pneumoconiosis and Byssinosis Benefit Board May 1955).
  • Disablement and Death Benefits for Uncompensated Cases (Pneumoconiosis and Byssinosis Benefit Board May 1956).
  • R S F Schilling, "Byssinosis in Cotton and other Textile Workers" (reprinted from The Lancet, August 11 and 18 1956).
  • Byssinosis: Report of the Industrial Injuries Advisory Council.... (Cmnd.9673 January 1956).
  • Byssinosis Review of Occupational Cover: Mule Spinners (Cmnd. 1095 July 1960).
  • Siza Mekky et al., "Byssinosis among Winders in the Cotton Industry" (reprinted from British Journal of Industrial Medicine Vol. 24 1967). Industrial injuries: Pneumoconiosis and Byssinosis (Department of Health and Social Security February 1971).
  • Pneumoconiosis and Byssinosis: Report by the Industrial injuries Advisory Council..... (Cmnd.5443 October 1973).
 Annual Reports of Amalgamation, 1971, 1973, 1975 and Quarterly report of Council 31 July 1974 with reference to byssinosis.