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A review of the impact of shift work on occupational cancer


The change to a 24-hour society means that more people are working non-traditional hours, including shift work and night work. However there remains concern over the effect of shift work on health, including its relationship with cancer. We commissioned an independent study from the Institute of Occupational Medicine and Heriot-Watt University on the impact of shift work on occupational cancer.

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Last updated: 14 February 2024