Occupational Safety & Health

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Jan 27, 2017
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Hantavirus

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/hantavirus/

This page includes information on applicable OSHA standards, hazard recognition, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of hantavirus.

Source: OSHA

Jan 27, 2017
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety – OSH Answers: Hantavirus

http://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/diseases/hantavir.html

CCOHS Occupational Safety and Health Answers on Hantavirus including: what is Hantavirus; how can hantavirus enter my body; how does hantavirus affect my health and more.

Source: CCOHS

Jan 27, 2017
Hantavirus Employer Information Bulletin

http://www.lni.wa.gov/Safety/Topics/AtoZ/Hantavirus/default.asp

Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) has been recognized in the United States since 1993. The CDC has issued guidelines for preventing hantavirus disease titled Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome — United States: Updated Recommendations for Risk Reduction.

Source: WA Department L&I

Jan 27, 2017
Hantavirus Employer Information Bulletin

http://www.lni.wa.gov/Safety/Topics/AtoZ/Hantavirus/default.asp

Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) has been recognized in the United States since 1993. The CDC has issued guidelines for preventing hantavirus disease titled Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome — United States: Updated Recommendations for Risk Reduction.

Source: WA Department L&I

Jun 01, 2006
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome — United States: Updated Recommendations for Risk Reduction

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/PDF/rr/rr5109.pdf

This report provides updated recommendations for prevention and control of hantavirus infections associated with rodents in the United States. for risk reduction.

Source: CDC

May 01, 2006
A Hantavirus Exposure Control Program for Employers and Workers

https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/a-hantavirus-exposure-control-program-for-employers-and-workers?lang=en&origin

This booklet is intended for employers and workers who may come into contact with rodents or rodent droppings, while on the job.

Source: WorkSafe BC