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Document ID (ISN)32689
CIS number 80-201
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Department of Labour.
Title Guidelines for protein plants on precautions to be taken for the prevention of occupational brucellosis.
Bibliographic information Stationery Office, Beggar's Bush, Dublin 4, Ireland. 4p. Gratis.
Abstract A description of the course of the disease and how it is acquired is followed by considerations on training for awareness of employees and supervisors, role of zoonotic pathogens, and a list of 12 minimum requirements to be observed in these plants (hermetically sealed containers for condemned material; open pits should be equipped with canopies and air from them drawn through a furnace for sterilisation; checking and changing air conditioning filters; no food or drink on premises; washing and showering facilities; goggles, face mask, protective clothing, gloves; removal of spillages, etc.).
Descriptors (primary) Ireland; feed production; infection control; brucellosis
Descriptors (secondary) personal hygiene; enclosure; disinfection of air; directive; personal protective equipment; washing facilities; elimination of spills
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Food industry
Bacterial and parasitic diseases