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7 sonnel costs. Documentation of medical conditions that may inated and disinfected as soon as the passengers, crew and have developed during the quarantine should be part of the baggage are removed. However, if it is suspected that the in- records management planning. A demobilization plan should cident was deliberate, the plane would be off limits until it was cover the following items in depth: released by the appropriate law enforcement agency involved in the investigation. · Final medical checkout of detainees by medical staff Aircraft, equipment, and space clean up require specific · Planned release times for travelers and crew cleaning and clearance procedures depending on the charac- · Coordination with air carrier for travelers to finish their teristics of the biological agent involved. The work will need to journey if additional flights are needed done by specially trained personnel and equipment. Vehicles · Ground transportation to the destination of choice for and equipment, such as buses, carts, wheelchairs, and so forth, travelers if needed also will need to be cleaned to a level where they are considered · Shutdown of service items such as food delivery, trash safe to return to service. Equipment that can not be cleaned to pickup and so forth required standards would have to be disposed of and those · Documentation of all costs incurred by the operation costs would have to be covered. · Any logs, reports or diaries of the course of the quarantine The costs of clean up will vary according to the type of have to be collected and collated disease involved. Some disease-causing pathogens can be de- · Critical Incident Stress Management intervention for activated through procedures consisting of fairly simple clean- personnel held in quarantine and those supporting the ing with a standard disinfectant. Others may require more ex- operation off-site pensive and time-consuming procedures. It should be noted · Final press releases that none of the quarantinable diseases would be likely to re- · Clean-up and recovery plans quire the type of intensive decontamination process required to deactivate anthrax spores, which are hardy and extremely persistent in the environment. Phase 5. Recovery The potential psychological effects of quarantine on an air- Recovery can be defined as the restoration of services and port and its employees have not been studied, but it is certain the environment to the state they were in prior to the event. that workers in and around the airport will require reassur- In the case of quarantine at an airport, it would address the ance that their work area is safe and their health will not be en- restoration of the space used for the quarantine. The aircraft dangered. Part of the demobilization and recovery is prepar- that carried the passengers to the airport could be decontam- ing the staff to return to routine duties.