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I have an employee who is going to work outdoors providing

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I have an employee who is going to work outdoors providing electrical power, on the island of vis (Croatia) for 7 weeks in September & October.As his employer what medical advice will I need to give to him for vaccinations required and any precautions etc that are particular to that country.Many Thanks
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In my opinion, you should not be giving advice as an employer as you are not trained to do so. I would recommend that the employee attend a travel medicine clinic that will give him a full consultation and asssesment. Generally routine vaccines should be updated, such as tetanus and Hepatitis A should be given. For Croatia, Hep B and Rabies are optional vaccines and dependent on the actual area visited and activity planned.
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