Biological Hazard in Italy on February 12 2016 06:50 PM (UTC).

Base data

EDIS Number BH-20160212-52084-ITA
Event type Biological Hazard
Date/Time February 12 2016 06:50 PM (UTC)
Last update February 13 2016 04:56 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Damage level Is not or not known Damage level

Geographic information

Continent Europe
Country Italy
County / State Multiple areas
Area Tuscany Regions
Coordinate 43° 46.263,11° 14.917

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 0
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0

Biohazard information

Biohazard level 3/4 - Hight
Biohazard description Bacteria and viruses that can cause severe to fatal disease in humans, but for which vaccines or other treatments exist, such as anthrax, West Nile virus, Venezuelan equine encephalitis, SARS virus, variola virus (smallpox), tuberculosis, typhus, Rift Valley fever, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, yellow fever, and malaria. Among parasites Plasmodium falciparum, which causes Malaria, and Trypanosoma cruzi, which causes trypanosomiasis, also come under this level.
Disease, agent name Meningococcal disease
Infected person(s) 0
Species Human
Status confirmed