Tag Archives: healthier workplace

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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20Mar 2018

Caution: Road Debris Ahead

According to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, road debris was to blame for more than 200,000 crashes on the nation’s roadways between 2011 and 2014. That’s an average of 50,000 each year or nearly 1,000 each week. If you’re … Read more »

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14Dec 2016

Stress Happens, Especially During the Holidays

How to cope with holiday stress at work The holiday season can bring family, friends, and co-workers together. But it can also bring unwelcome guests, including stress. Workplace stress costs more than $300 billion annually due to absenteeism, diminished productivity, … Read more »

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23Aug 2016

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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