PERSONAL PROTECTION OF PEOPLE DURING A PANDEMIC

Bogdan Michailiuk
2020 The Copernicus Journal of Political Studies  
The article focuses on the general principles regarding personal protection of people during a pandemic . The author indicates the difference between the concepts of an epidemic and a pandemic, characterizes civil protection, and specifies classification and possibilities of incorporating personal means of protection against biological infection . The text also highlights measures that contribute to protection of health and life of civilians as well as personal means of protection in the armed
more » ... ction in the armed forces . The publication is based on the analysis of available literature on the subject . In the research process, the author used his many years of experience in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland (the chemical troops), including data gathered from simulation of conduct in CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear) contaminated environment .
doi:10.12775/cjps.2020.017 fatcat:6u3w5bpqy5ewraztihkz3i5fiy