|Document ID (ISN)||102604|
|Convention or series no.
||SARS - Practical and administrative responses to an infectious disease in the workplace
||ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2004. vi, 46p. 42 ref.
||http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/safework/accidis/sars.pdf [in English]
||This working paper consists of a set of informal guidelines developed by the ILO on responses to the threat of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) at the workplace. Contents: history of SARS; overview of current knowledge on SARS; practical workplace strategies; administrative actions to ensure preparedness in the event of a SARS outbreak (at national and workplace levels); ethical and psychological considerations concerning SARS.
||plant health organization; ILO; biological hazards; respiratory diseases; infectious diseases
||national organization; contagion; ethics; emergency organization; directive; psychology and sociology
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Occupational health services