Outbreaks and Incidents

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Outbreaks and Incidents

Health Protection Scotland has a role in providing support and advice in managing outbreaks and incidents across Scotland in collaboration with NHS boards, Local Authorities and other agencies.

This section of the website provides:

  • Information on accessing selective guidance documents for managing incidents and outbreaks through the Scottish Health Protection Information Resource (SHPIR).
  • Information on incidents and outbreaks as reported through a number of information sources. Please note that this is a selective listing.

Important! You may also want to view the News section of the website.