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Document ID (ISN)108724
CIS number 08-1218
Year 2009
Convention or series no. DSG 5/2009
Title OSHA Fact Sheet: What employers can do to protect workers from pandemic influenza
Original title Hoja de datos de OSHA: Lo que pueden hacer los patronos para proteger a los trabajadores contra la gripe pandémica [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), 200 Constitution Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20210, USA, 2009. 2p.
Internet access http://www.osha.gov/Publications/employers-protect-workers-flu-factsheet.pdf [in English]
http://www.osha.gov/Publications/employers-protect-workers-flu-factsheet-spanish.pdf [in Spanish]
Abstract Fact Sheet outlining the recommended actions employers can do in order to reduce the risk of exposure of workers to an influenza virus during a pandemic. The measures include: engineering controls; administrative controls; work practices; personal protective equipment.
Descriptors (primary) influenza; responsibilities of employers; limitation of exposure; virus diseases; USA
Descriptors (secondary) data sheet
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Influenza
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)