Fatalities due to OD

Accident insurance in industrial and public sector as well as pupil accident insurance

Occupational diseases (OD) OD No. 2014 2015 2016
Diseases caused by chemical agents
Lead 1101 2 1 -
Mercury 1102 - - -
Chromium 1103 9 8 6
Cadmium 1104 - - 1
Manganese 1105 - - -
Thallium 1106 - - -
Vanadium 1107 - - -
Arsenic 1108 3 1 -
Phosphorus, inorganic 1109 - - -
Beryllium 1110 1 4 1
Carbon monoxide 1201 - 1 -
Hydrogen sulphide 1202 1 - 1
Aromatic amines 1301 33 26 30
Halogenated hydrocarbons 1302 6 6 7
Benzene 1303 6 7 9
Nitro or amino derivatives 1304 - - -
Carbon disulphide 1305 - - -
Methyl alcohol 1306 - 1 -
Phosphorus, organic 1307 - - -
Fluorine 1308 - - -
Nitric acid esters 1309 - - -
Alkyl-Aryl-Oxides 1310 2 1 1
Alkyl-Aryl-Sulphides 1311 - - -
Acids (dental diseases) 1312 - - -
Benzoquinone (eye) 1313 - - -
P-tert-Butylphenol 1314 - - -
Isocyanates 1315 3 3 -
Dimethyl formamide 1316 - - -
Organic solvents 1317 - - 1
Benzol, blood and lymphatic system 1318 67 105 117
Laryngeal cancer, sulphuric acid 1319 - - -
Diseases caused by physical impact
Tendovaginal 2101 - - -
Meniscus lesions 2102 1 - -
Hand-arm vibration, skeletal diseases 2103 - - -
Hand-arm vibration, vascular/neurological diseases 2104 - - -
Mucous bursae 2105 - - -
Nerve paralysis due to pressure 2106 - - -
Spinous processes 2107 - - -
Lumbar spine, lefting and carrying 2108 - - -
Cervical spine 2109 - - -
Lumbar spine, mainly vertical vibration of the entire body 2110 1 - -
Abrasions of the teath 2111 - - -
Osteoarthritis 2112 - - -
Carpal tunnel syndrome 2113 - - -
Hypothenar- and Thenar Hammer Syndrome 2114 - - -
Working in compressed air 2201 - - -
Noise 2301 - - -
Cataract 2401 - - -
Ionizing radiation 2402 45 42 28
Diseases caused by infectious agents or parasites including tropical diseases
Infectious diseases 3101 13 13 16
Diseases transmitted 3102 1 1 -
Miner´s vermination 3103 - - -
Tropical diseases 3104 1 - 1
Diseases of the respiratory tract, lungs, pleura and peritoneum
Silicosis 4101 324 305 287
Silicotuberculosis 4102 5 7 2
Asbestosis 4103 153 165 168
Lung- or larynx cancer, asbestos 4104 594 593 622
Mesothelioma, Asbestos 4105 815 811 871
Aluminium 4106 - - 1
Pulmonary fibrosis 4107 - - -
Thomas phospate 4108 - - -
Nickel 4109 3 4 4
Crude coke oven gas 4110 8 6 9
Bronchitis/Emphysema (hard coal miners) 4111 144 115 141
Lung cancer, quartz 4112 50 37 83
Lung cancer, PAH 4113 7 10 4
Lung cancer, asbestos and PAH 4114 18 11 15
Siderofibrosis 4115 - 1 2
Alveolitis 4201 1 1 7
Byssinosis 4202 - - 1
Wood dust 4203 13 16 27
Obstructive respiratory tract diseases, allergic 4301 13 12 11
Obstructive respiratory tract diseases, toxic 4302 29 24 30
Skin diseases
Skin diseases 5101 1 - -
Skin cancer 5102 - 1 -
Skin cancer, ultraviolet irradiation 5103 - 1 3
Diseases caused by other factors
Miner´s nystagmus 6101 - - -
§ 9 II SGB VII 49 31 37
GDR-OD 1 35 38 29
Total 2.457 2.409 2.573

1 Cases in acc. with GDR OD ordinance