Category Archives: Wellness

25Oct 2016
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The Office Door Opened and Influenza

Flu shots and handwashing keep your workplaces healthy and productive. Each year, the influenza virus costs businesses 111 million workdays, resulting in $7 billion in sick days and lost productivity. It’s no secret the flu is contagious, but urging workers to … Read more »

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06Sep 2016
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Happy N95 Day!

There’s a good chance you’re not yet familiar with this national “holiday”, but if you require respiratory protection in the workplace, it’s time to find out what it’s all about. “N95 Day” was created by The National Institute for Occupational … Read more »

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23Aug 2016
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Breathe Easier – Avoid Work Related Asthma

Butchers, bakers, and candlestick-makers all work with some form of allergen or irritant. Many workers across a wide range of occupations breathe in substances that, without proper protection, could cause occupational asthma. Workplace irritants can cause asthma in those who … Read more »

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16Aug 2016
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The Heat Is on – so Is the Risk for Food Contamination

Keep food safe during the hot summer months. While businesses turn their focus to heat illness prevention during the hot summer months, it’s also important—especially in the agricultural industry—to focus on field sanitation and worker safety. Bacteria and other microbial … Read more »

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