Safety Short: Introduction to Infectious Diseases

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Every year, millions of people worldwide contract infectious diseases. Infectious diseases are caused by specific bacteria, viruses, parasites, or fungi that enter the body. New diseases against which people have no immunity, and for which there are no treatments available, are emerging. |w Recognizing the signs and symptoms of these diseases, along with how they spread and what can be done to prevent and treat them, can help keep you and those around you safe. This course was developed and reviewed with subject matter support provided by certified subject matter experts and industry professionals. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.


  • Introduction to Infectious Diseases