Brucella canis

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Dear Harper Adams University,

Please can you tell me:
1. Has any veterinary programme staff member or student been diagnosed as seropositive for Brucella canis as a consequence of EMS placements within the UK during the period 2018 - 2023?
1.a. How many of these were confirmed Brucella canis positive using a PCR or a Culture?
1.b. Were any of these incidents reported to the Health and Safety Executive under RIDDOR related legislation? (all/some/none). If not, why not?

Yours faithfully,

Ms Buckley

Yours faithfully,

Ms Buckley

FOI, Harper Adams University

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Dear Harper Adams University,

Please can you tell me:
1. Has any veterinary programme staff member or student been diagnosed as
seropositive for Brucella canis as a consequence of EMS placements within
the UK during the period 2018 - 2023? No
1.a. How many of these were confirmed Brucella canis positive using a PCR
or a Culture? N/A
1.b. Were any of these incidents reported to the Health and Safety
Executive under RIDDOR related legislation? (all/some/none). If not, why
not? N/A

Yours faithfully,

Ms Buckley

Yours faithfully,

Ms Buckley

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