occupational hazard

Definition

A working condition that can lead to illness or death. Often, people in jobs which pose a high level of risk are paid more than similar but less risky jobs to compensate for the danger involved.

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It was an occupational hazard and that meant that it could lead to death, which was really bad and scary.

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When working in such jobs as coal mines it can be considered as an occupational hazard for workers health and safety

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Beinf a private dick in the city of angels came with it's share of OCCUPATIONAL HAZARD , one of which was falling in love with a client.

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