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Document ID (ISN)110739
CIS number 10-0409
ISBN(s) 978-92-2-122736-6 (en); 978-92-2-222736-5 (fr); 978-92-2-322736-4 (es)
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kawakami T., Ratananakorn L.
Title Protecting your health and business from animal influenza: Action manual for farmers and workers
Original title Protéger votre santé et votre entreprise de la grippe animale: manuel d'actions pour éleveurs et travailleurs [in French]
Cómo proteger su salud y su negocio de la gripe animal: manual de acción para granjeros y trabajadores [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2009. 24p. Illus.
Internet access Protecting_your_health.pdf [in English]
Protéger_votre_santé.pdf [in French]
Cómo_proteger_su_salud.pdf [in Spanish]
Protecting_your_health.pdf [in Thai]
Abstract Outbreaks of avian influenza in the recent past, and the current spread of Influenza A (H1N1) stemming from swine, have prompted worldwide concern. This training manual has been developed to promote safe practices in farms raising animals, particularly poultry and pigs. The manual is user-friendly and practical, providing an action checklist of various prevention measures, including explanations and descriptions. Also published in Thai.
Descriptors (primary) Asia; influenza; infection control; training material
Descriptors (secondary) ILO; avian influenza; check lists; limitation of exposure; safe working methods; manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Livestock rearing
Workplace health promotion