About the virus, its effects and how to prevent CMV in the child care industry.
Animal diseases include Hendra virus, influenza, Q fever, Australian bat lyssavirus and handling bats, Leptospirosis, Hydatid disease , Psittacosis and Toxoplasmosis.
The risk of Ebolavirus disease (EVD) in Australia is low, however healthcare agencies are currently developing EVD preparedness plans to ensure that any potential cases can be managed safely. For more information on EVD, visit the Federal Department of Health.
Managing the risks of diseases in the child care industry through immunisation or vaccination
Resources to help prevent the spread of flu at work.
Guide to Legionella control in cooling water systems, including cooling towers (PDF, 472.21 KB)
A guide to help manage and minimise the risk of Legionella at work.
Health and safety information for skin penetrating injuries, sharps and needlestick injuries.
Workers who are involved with flood recovery and response work may be exposed to infection risks from contact with contaminated floodwater, soil and mud.
- Last updated
- 13 December 2018
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