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Document ID (ISN)22026
CIS number 74-1998
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Title Anthrax
Bibliographic information Technical Data Note No.20 (Rev), H.M. Factory Inspectorate, Department of Employment, London. H.M. Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London S.E.1, United Kingdom, 1972. 2p. Gratis.
Abstract This note describes the disease, lists industries and processes with which it is associated, describes symptoms of malignant pustule and pulmonary anthrax, indicates imported materials officially designated in the United Kingdom as potential sources of infection, and finally lists preventive measures and statutory British regulations. Brief details are given of active immunisation which is free to employees in the United Kingdom.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; health engineering; anthrax
Descriptors (secondary) aetiology; symptoms; directive; immunization; legislation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases