Cobb County Government

Policy 2.06

EXPOSURE TO INFECTIOUS DISEASE

Effective Date: November 1, 2017
Rescinds: Policy 2.06 (January 12, 2013)
Issued By: Chief M.J. Register

The words “he, his, him,” which may appear in this policy, are used generically for clarity and ease of reading. These terms are not meant to imply gender and relate to all employees of the Department.

Police officers and other employees of this Department may, in the line of duty, come into contact with persons who are known or suspected carriers of infectious diseases. The purpose of this policy is to establish guidelines for reducing the risk of exposure or actual infection by such diseases, while still providing effective service to the community.

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