This tool was produced by the European Lung Foundation in collaboration with patient representatives and occupational lung health experts from the European Respiratory Society.

Members of the steering group include:

  • Professor Dick Heederik

  • Professor David Fishwick

  • Professor Martie Van Tongeren

  • Dr Sara De Matteis

  • Saskia Weldam

  • Dan Smyth

  • Ewelina Szmytke

Special thanks to members of the following groups for reviewing and contributing to the tool:

  • ELF Patient Advisory Committee

  • ELF Professional Advisory Committee 

  • Healthy Lungs Partnership, UK Health and Safety Executive

  • National focal points from the European Agency for Safety and Health at
 Work (EU-OSHA)