Meaning of “sick building syndrome” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “sick building syndrome” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sick building syndrome" in Business English

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sick building syndromenoun [ S ]

uk us abbreviation SBS WORKPLACE

an illness that people who work in office buildings can get, caused by poor air quality inside the building:

Parental leave, working time, sick building syndrome: these all affect health and the ability to work safely.

(Definition of “sick building syndrome” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)