Environnement, Risques & Santé


Maladies des neurones moteurs et exposition professionnelle au champ magnétique Volume 21, issue 3, Mai-Juin 2022


This news is based on the following article:  Sorahan T, Nichols L. Motor neuron disease risk and magnetic field exposures. Occupational Medicine
2022 ; 72 (3) : 184-90. Doi : 10.1093/occmed/kqab180.


This publication updates the results of a prospective cohort of electricity company workers in England and Wales. The first results were published in 2007 and then updated in 2014. Now, after 31 years of follow-up, the results show no increase of risk of these diseases in the cohort compared with the general population.