Key foundational documents are used when working on preparedness plans. This ensures that guidance from a variety of sources are included in the development and updating of public helath preparedness plans. These documents range from best-recommended practices to statutory requirements.
Use this link to see the current situation report for avian influenza. Use the links below to find out more information and resources.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) mandates any agency who requires their staff to wear a respirator to have a written respiratory program including annual fit-testing, education and medical screenings. To learn more about OSHA requirements visit their website at http://www.osha.gov/