Michigan Norovirus - Stop it in its Tracks Poster
The Norovirus - Stop it in its Tracks is a labor law posters poster by the Michigan Department Of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. This is an optional poster, so while it is recommended that you post this if it is relevant to your employees, you are not required to by the Department Of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.
This official poster from the state of Michigan provides guidelines for preventing and taking action against norovirus.
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MICHIGANFOODSAFETY.COM TIMELINE OF NOROVIRUS Symptoms of Norovirus usually appear within 24-48 hours after initial contact with the virus, but they may appear as early as 12 hours after exposure. NOROVIRUS IS ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSES OF FOODBORNE ILLNESS STOP it in its Tracks NOROVIRUS has been the #1 cause of foodborne illness in Michigan for the last 3 years Food handlers who are sick with Norovirus are a risk to others because they handle the food and drinks other people will ingest. Washing your hands is key to preventing the spread of norovirus. Norovirus is often transferred to food when infected food handlers touch food or equipment with fingers that have feces on them. Norovirus is commonly linked with ready-to-eat food and shellfish from contaminated water. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), about 20 million people get sick each year with Norovirus . It is very contagious and only a small amount of the virus is needed to make someone sick. People inflicted with Norovirus can be contagious from the moment symptoms are shown until 3 days after recovery. Employees should wait 48 hours after symptoms have subsided before returning to work. The employee must provide their supervisor with written medical documentation from a health practitioner stating the employee is free of the Norovirus infection before returning to work. Symptoms can last 1-2 days.
Other Michigan Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional seventeen optional and mandatory Michigan labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.
- Original poster PDF https://www.michiganfoodsafety.com/images/MFSDocs/consumer/16NorovirusFlyerPROOF.pdf , updated April 2020
- Michigan Labor Law Posters at http://michigan.gov/uia/0,1607,7-118-26899-78362--,00.html
- Michigan Department Of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
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