Centers for Diseases Control & Prevention
The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services has statutory responsibility for preventing the introduction, transmission, and spread of communicable diseases in the United States.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention mission is to collaborate to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
An occupational disease is a disease or disorder that is caused by the work or working conditions in NJ or elsewhere. This means that the disease must have developed due to exposures in the workplace and that the correlation between the exposures and the disease is well known in medical research.
There are thousands of different types of diseases that affect us or our loved ones every day. Some of these diseases may be contracted due to someone else’s negligence. If you have been diagnosed with a disease as a result of someone else’s negligence, please call our office today to discuss your rights at 732-324-7600. Our professional team of attorneys will be happy to assist you with getting started in the right direction.