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HSG283 Managing Infection Risks When Handling The Deceased

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HSG283 Managing Infection Risks When Handling The Deceased

HSG283 Managing Infection Risks When Handling The Deceased


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This publication provides guidance on managing the risks of infection when handling the deceased. It is aimed at those in:
  • The mortuary and post mortem room - anatomical pathology technologists (APTs) and pathologists
  • Funeral services - funeral directors and their staff, including embalmers
  • Exhumations - cemetery employees, Environmental Health Officers, archaeological researchers and redevelopment/construction companies
  • Those who come into contact with the deceased through their work activities, such as ambulance workers, the police, General Practitioners or porters/domestic cleaners

The guidance is structured to reflect the pathway of the deceased from death through to burial, cremation and where required, exhumation. It considers the risks of infection that may be present along that pathway.

This title is a revision and merging of 2 publications:
  • Safe working and the prevention of infection in the mortuary and post-mortem room 2003; and
  • Controlling the Risks of Infection at Work from Human Remains
 
ISBN
9780717666768
Author
HSE
Published by
HSE Books
Publication Date
3 August 2018
Publisher's Ref
HSG283
Format
Paperback
Extent
68 pages
Dimensions
A4 (210x 297 mm)
Approx Weight
0.25 kg
HS Code
490199