|Document ID (ISN)||104720|
|Convention or series no.
||Code of practice on the management of HIV/AIDS and hepatitis at workplaces
||WorkSafe Western Australia, 1260 Hay Street, West Perth, WA 6005, Australia, rev. ed. Sep. 2000. 46p. Illus. 10 ref.
||http://www.safetyline.wa.gov.au/PageBin/codewswa0197.pdf [in English]
||This revised code of practice provides practical guidance for the management of HIV/AIDS, hepatitis B and hepatitis C in the workplace. It describes the nature and means of transmission of the diseases and presents guidance on risk management: sources of infection; hazardous activities and occupations; control measures; personal hygiene; sharp instruments; cleaning and disinfection; spills; waste management; vaccination; personal protective equipment; information and training; monitoring and evaluation. Replaces CIS 99-1353.
||health programmes; immunodeficiency syndrome; infectious hepatitis; Australia
||disposal of harmful waste; infection control; personal protective equipment; information of personnel; vaccination; glossary; directive; high-risk groups
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Australia|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
Workplace health promotion
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)