Note 49 - Consequences of occupational diseases
2009 2008
    No. No.  
Return to original job 23  14 
Return to a different job in the same department
Transfer to a different job in another department
Out of work or early retirement   -    - 
No longer employed by Novozymes, but still able to work   - 
Case pending     -   
Occupational diseases, total 27  18 
Total days of absence 102  755 
   
For comparison purposes, cases that were pending at the end of 2008 have been updated in line with information available at the end of 2009. The derived figure for total days of absence has also been updated.