Category Archives: Wellness

29Jun 2018

California Wildfire Smoke Makes Breathing Difficult

The Pawnee Fire burning north of Sacramento and at least nine other active fires throughout California serve as a reminder for those living and working in or near those areas: the smoke filling the sky poses a health risk. As … Read more »

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25Jun 2018

An Important Safety Resource for Your Company: Your Employees

When it comes to workplace safety, your employees are a valuable resource. As the ones who do the work each day, they have the best knowledge of the hazards that come with their specific job duties. And, they likely can … Read more »

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15May 2018

Digital Eye Strain is a Real Headache

The average American worker spends at least seven hours each day on a computer. That’s nearly 90 percent of the typical eight-hour work day. And, all of this screen time can be painful—literally. You can count me among those who’ve … Read more »

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09May 2018

High Heat Advisory For Parts of Southern California

Temperatures have topped 100 degrees in and around California’s Inland Empire this week. As a result, Cal/OSHA has issued a high heat advisory for this part of the state including San Bernardino County and the cities of Palm Springs, Indio, … Read more »

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