Occupational causation of OD confirmed

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

Occupational diseases (OD) OD No. 2015 2016 2017
Diseases caused by chemical agents
Lead 1101 1 2 2
Mercury 1102 1 - -
Chromium 1103 22 31 26
Cadmium 1104 2 1 -
Manganese 1105 - - -
Thallium 1106 - - -
Vanadium 1107 - - -
Arsenic 1108 1 5 3
Phosphorus, inorganic 1109 - - -
Beryllium 1110 4 - 6
Carbon monoxide 1201 12 39 10
Hydrogen sulphide 1202 2 - 2
Aromatic amines 1301 186 191 206
Halogenated hydrocarbons 1302 14 16 22
Benzene 1303 4 4 3
Nitro or amino derivatives 1304 - 1 -
Carbon disulphide 1305 - - 1
Methyl alcohol 1306 - - -
Phosphorus, organic 1307 - - -
Fluorine 1308 - 2 1
Nitric acid esters 1309 - - -
Alkyl-Aryl-Oxides 1310 - - 1
Alkyl-Aryl-Sulphides 1311 - - -
Acids (dental diseases) 1312 2 3 3
Benzoquinone (eye) 1313 - - -
P-tert-Butylphenol 1314 - - -
Isocyanates 1315 52 59 44
Dimethyl formamide 1316 - - -
Organic solvents 1317 6 11 7
Benzol, blood and lymphatic system 1318 303 355 328
Laryngeal cancer, sulphuric acid 1319 1 2 6
Leukaemia, butadiene 1320 - - -
Bladder cancer, PAH 1321 - - 8
Diseases caused by physical impact
Tendovaginal 2101 42 34 29
Meniscus lesions 2102 228 232 246
Hand-arm vibration, skeletal diseases 2103 100 108 109
Hand-arm vibration, vascular/neurological diseases 2104 29 29 34
Mucous bursae 2105 56 66 57
Nerve paralysis due to pressure 2106 16 14 12
Spinous processes 2107 - - -
Lumbar spine, lefting and carrying 2108 540 538 510
Cervical spine 2109 9 5 5
Lumbar spine, mainly vertical vibration of the entire body 2110 6 4 10
Abrasions of the teath 2111 1 2 3
Osteoarthritis 2112 200 223 235
Carpal tunnel syndrome 2113 102 253 276
Hypothenar- and Thenar Hammer Syndrome 2114 16 29 27
Focal dystonia in instrumental musicians 2115 - - 2
Working in compressed air 2201 - - 1
Noise 2301 6,216 6,850 6,649
Cataract 2401 1 1 1
Ionizing radiation 2402 41 39 29
Diseases caused by infectious agents or parasites including tropical diseases
Infectious diseases 3101 696 879 996
Diseases transmitted 3102 120 199 207
Miner´s vermination 3103 - - -
Tropical diseases 3104 153 179 129
Diseases of the respiratory tract, lungs, pleura, peritoneum and ovary
Silicosis 4101 698 716 589
Silicotuberculosis 4102 5 7 7
Asbestosis 4103 1,995 2,183 1,947
Lung-, larynx- or ovarian cancer, asbestos 4104 771 912 782
Mesothelioma, Asbestos 4105 951 1,031 961
Aluminium 4106 1 - 3
Pulmonary fibrosis 4107 - 1 1
Thomas phospate 4108 - - -
Nickel 4109 5 5 5
Crude coke oven gas 4110 11 4 13
Bronchitis/Emphysema (hard coal miners) 4111 215 239 135
Lung cancer, quartz 4112 35 90 62
Lung- or larynx cancer, PAH 4113 12 12 17
Lung cancer, asbestos and PAH 4114 33 22 27
Siderofibrosis 4115 9 8 6
Alveolitis 4201 26 23 19
Byssinosis 4202 1 - 1
Wood dust 4203 53 66 69
Obstructive respiratory tract diseases, allergic 4301 590 526 489
Obstructive respiratory tract diseases, toxic 4302 303 330 310
Skin diseases
Skin diseases 5101 20,457 19,641 18,422
Skin cancer 5102 88 59 46
Skin cancer, ultraviolet irradiation 5103 1,485 3,723 3,887
Diseases caused by other factors
Miner´s nystagmus 6101 - - -
§ 9 II SGB VII 211 45 32
GDR-OD 1 9 7 4
Total 37,149 40,056 38,080

1 Cases in acc. with GDR OD ordinance