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Infectious Diseases in the Workplace

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Infectious Diseases in the Workplace

 

Bacteria and Viruses
Harry M. Neill

Today I would like to share some information on Infectious and environmental diseases in the workplace. Often times when someone mentions infectious disease, most people will think – blood borne pathogens. Healthcare faculties are not the only setting were Infectious and environmental diseases are a concern. Infectious and environmental disease can be present in any building and work setting. It is important to point out that people are the normal carrier and transmitter of infectious diseases, but within buildings, Infectious and environmental diseases can be found in and transmitted via air handling systems and water distribution systems.

If you are looking for ways to reduce the risk of Infectious and environmental diseases in the workplace, let 1Source help. Please feel free to e-mail me and we can set aside some time to discuss how 1Source Safety and Health can assist you.

Sincerely,
Harry M. Neill, CIH Vice President,
Mold and Indoor Air Quality Services


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