Case Investigations of Infectious Diseases Occurring in Workplaces, United States, 2006–2015

A hierarchy-of-controls approach can help determine how to implement effective preventive measures in workplaces. Consideration of occupational risk factors and control of occupational exposures will help prevent disease transmission in the workplace and protect workers’ health.

2nd International Symposium to Advance Total Worker Health

The 2018 Symposium theme is Work & Well-Being: How Safer, Healthier Work Can Enhance Well-Being. The goals of the conference are to 1) reaffirm our dedication and commitment to safety and health, 2) redesign the way we lead, supervise, and organize the work environment, and 3) to reveal novel research and strategies to improve worker well-being, establish new links between work and the risks for chronic disease, and advance the Total Worker Health field.

Directive 2000/54/EC of the European Parliament 18 September2000 on the protection of workers from risks related to exposure to biological agents at work (seventh individual directive within the meaning of Article 16(1) of Directive 89/391/EEC)

This Directive aims to protect workers from risks to their health and safety, including the prevention of such risks, arising or likely to arise from exposure to biological agents.