Infectious and communicable diseases FAQs

The purpose of these FAQs is to provide assistance to individuals and Schools/Branches on what steps to take when dealing with a communicable or infectious disease. This information does not cover working with infectious material, for information on this please refer to the relevant risk assessment/Safe Operating Procedures, Biological Safety Management and Australian Standard 2243 (2010) Safety in Laboratories Part 3: Microbiological Safety and Containment.

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Further information

Please contact your local HSW team.