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Table 2 Typology of outbreak events studied (a Biosafety level I not mentioned in this table includes no containment and unlikely to cause disease)

From: Methodology for assessment of public health emergency preparedness and response synergies between institutional authorities and communities

 Biosafety classificationa
 II (containment, moderate risk)III (high containment, serious/potentially lethal)IV (maximum containment, life-threatening disease)
Expected VTEC (Ireland) 
SurprisingNorovirus (Iceland)TBE (Netherlands)CCHF (Spain)