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Landmark Victory for Norwegian Dental Nurse, Tordis Klausen.


Tordis Stigen Klausen is the first dental assistant to have her illness recognised as an occupational illness by the Norwegian authorities. She is also the first dental assistant to receive compensation for mercury poisoning. She has been fighting to be believed for 20 years.



The information on this website is not intended to, and does not, in anyway, constitute medical advice. The material is provided for information purposes only. It is based upon the Authors’ personal experiences. Please consult your qualified medical professional. Anyone considering removal of their amalgam fillings should be aware that the process is DANGEROUS as it releases highly toxic mercury vapour. It should only be undertaken by an experienced mercury-free dentist using full IAOMT protocols in order to minimise the risk of exposure to mercury.