advisory

(redirected from advisories)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

advisory

(ăd-vī′zĕ-rē)
A report issued by a drug manufacturer or government agency about a medical product that may cause serious injury or death to patients.
References in periodicals archive ?
Beaches with the most closures and advisories included Channel Islands Harbor, Hobie, Promenade Park and Rincon.
In fact, high bacteria levels, indicating the presence of human or animal waste, prompted 87 percent of the closures and advisories in 2001.
California's hike in beach closures and advisories is due in part to new state legislation that requires weekly testing of water quality at beaches with 50,000 or more annual visitors or adjacent to storm drains that flow through summer, officials said.
Those beaches that failed to meet the state's standards for bacteria or other pathogens had closures or advisories issued, officials said.