INFOGRAPHIC: Guide for Travellers to Ebola Countries

The outbreak of Ebola in Western African countries has hit the headlines. Ebola is a disease of humans and other primates caused by ebola viruses.

Signs and symptoms typically start between two days and three weeks after contracting the virus, with a fever, sore throat, muscle pain and headaches. Then, vomiting, diarrhea and rash usually follows, along with decreased function of the liver and kidneys.

But, if you travel to Ebola-affected countries this IMO’s infographic will show you what to do to protect yourself from the virus.

World Maritime News Staff; Infographic: IMO

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