Tag Archives: illness prevention

09Aug 2018
George Tharalson

Valley Fever is at a Fever Pitch in California

Valley Fever has been on an upward trend in California over the last three years. In 2017 there were 8,203 suspect, probable, and confirmed cases of Valley Fever in California—an all-time high. That’s an increase of more than 2,000 cases compared … Read more »

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23Jan 2018
George Tharalson

A New Set of Safety Training Material – At Your Fingertips

Our latest issue of Safety News is now available, featuring a report on California’s new groundbreaking Workplace Violence Prevention in Healthcare Law. Read about what requirements should already be in place and what parts of the law must be implemented … Read more »

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30Aug 2017
George Tharalson

A Fungus in the Fields—Valley Fever Cases On the Rise in Parts of California

Health officials urge employers to address Valley Fever in your IIPP. Back in the 1950s, Terry Noland released the song “There Was a Fungus Among Us.” You have to pronounce the “g” in “among” to get the true effect of … Read more »

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06Sep 2016
George Tharalson

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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