Tag Archives: preventing workplace illness

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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06Jun 2017

Risks of Working with Hazardous Chemicals

Exposure to harmful substances can happen to all of us. It was 2009 and I had been newly married for about a month. My wife tasked me with cleaning the downstairs shower, a glass enclosed stall measuring 3 feet by … Read more »

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25Oct 2016

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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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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