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Health, Safety and Zoonotic Diseases
#1

The Trade Union 'Prospect' have recently updated their H&S advice regarding Zoonotic diseases i.e anthrax, Weils Disease, Lyme's Disease etc that might affect archaeologists as well as other workers. A PDF copy of their handy guide can be obtained at:

http://www.prospect.org.uk/dl/2612_84596...c6ed232d87
#2
cheers for that. Was just thinking about having a hunt for this type of document for a project I am about to do. You've just saved me a lot of trouble.

++ i spend my days rummaging around in dead people ++
#3
I asked a lecturer at college when I was an undergraduate about the dangers of disease from digging. He told me that there was no risk at all!!
Somehow I didnt quite believe him!!

deep


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