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Alerting Centre for Biosecurity and Biopreparedness

Report a suspected biological terror incident

Any suspicion concerning a biological terror incident must be reported to the Police. After calling the emergency dispatch centre (call 112), the person reporting the incident will be directed to the police officer on duty in the relevant district. Subsequently, the Police will inform the CBB.

Report a suspected uncontrolled release of dangerous biological materials

Report anv suspicion of an uncontrolled release of dangerous biological materials, e.g. a leak of dangerous bacteria, to the duty officer at the CBB at 7020 6606. CBB will provide expert advice on countermeasures and will alert relevant authorities.

Keep unauthorised persons away from areas of danger until CBB has ensured that adequate countermeasures are implemented.