Category Archives: Wellness

25Jul 2018

Heat Warnings & Advisories In Effect! Keep Your Employees Cool On the Job

This week may turn out to be one of the hottest—if not the hottest—in 2018 so far. How hot is it? Palm Springs and El Centro hit 120 degrees this week. Redding may reach 112. Fresno, Sacramento, and many other … Read more »

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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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