|Document ID (ISN)||108704|
|Convention or series no.
||OSHA Publication No.3327-05R (2009) English
OSHA Publication No.3364-05R (2009) Spanish
||Guidance on preparing workplaces for an influenza pandemic
||Guía sobre la preparación de los lugares de trabajo para una pandemia del gripe [in Spanish]|
||Publications U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 200 Constitution Avenue, Washington, D.C. 20210, USA, Feb. 2009. 43p. Illus. 5 ref.
||http://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3364pandemic.pdf [in Spanish]
http://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3327pandemic.pdf [in English]
||This guidance to allow employers to prepare their enterprise for a possible influenza pandemic applies to all types of workplaces. It describes the differences between seasonal, avian and pandemic influenza, and presents information on the nature of a potential pandemic, how the virus is likely to spread and how exposure is likely to occur.
||plant health organization; influenza; infectious diseases; work organization; USA
||responsibilities of employers; public OSH institutions; safety guides; contagion; avian influenza
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational health services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)