Hepatitis C in the workplace: a survey of occupational health and safety knowledge and practice in the beauty therapy industry.

@article{Murtagh2004HepatitisCI,
  title={Hepatitis C in the workplace: a survey of occupational health and safety knowledge and practice in the beauty therapy industry.},
  author={Madeleine J. Murtagh and Julie Hepworth},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand journal of public health},
  year={2004},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={207-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine current knowledge and practice of occupational health and safety (OH&S) regarding hepatitis C in beauty therapy practice. METHODS A questionnaire was sent to all beauty therapy practices identified through the Telstra Yellow Pages and distributed via beauty therapy product agencies. RESULTS 119 questionnaires were completed by employers and employees in 99 beauty therapy practices in metropolitan Adelaide. Beauty therapists reported carrying out many practices that had… CONTINUE READING