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Document ID (ISN)48308
CIS number 87-1098
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title A.I.D.S. - Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome - and employment
Bibliographic information The Mailing House, Leeland Road, London W13 9HL, United Kingdom, 1986. 12p. Gratis.
Abstract This information booklet, distributed free of charge to more than 400,000 employers in the United Kingdom, outlines the ways in which AIDS infection spreads, the risks of infection in the workplace (non-existent except for some health-care and social workers), what employers should do to reduce the possibility of infection, precautions for first-aiders, employment rights and sources of information in the United Kingdom.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; hospitals; immunodeficiency syndrome; infectious diseases
Descriptors (secondary) right of refusal; first aid
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) HIV/AIDS
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases