Americans Agree On This: Washing Your Hands Is Important!
Nearly all adults believe handwashing is essential to maintaining overall health and wellbeing, according to a new survey.
How Will Flu, COVID-19 Impact U.S. Businesses This Winter?
The U.S. is likely to face a severe and unpredictable respiratory virus season, according to new research.
Infection Disease Awareness Education For Events Professionals
GBAC’s Infection Disease Awareness Course will now be included in IAEE’s Certified in Exhibition Management Learning Program for exhibition and events professionals.
Preparing And Preventing Dangerous Pathogens
SteraMist utilizes a natural process to provide a simple, organic disinfection without risk to surfaces and personnel.
Offices Are Here To Stay, Critical To Bottom Line
New survey of New York City executives reveals the c-suite is prioritizing workplace health, enhanced office cleaning.
Did You Miss Our Facilities Management In The Post-Pandemic Era Webinar?
In this free video webinar, Michael A. Beauregard of IBM, Steve Weikal of the MIT Real Estate Technology Initiative, and Suri Suriyakumar of ARC Facilities explore the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on facilities management.
Healthcare Facilities Are Using Technology To Meet Patient, Staff Demands
In response to Covid-19, healthcare facilities have adopted new strategies and security measures to limit the spread of infection, while protecting people and property.
ABM Joins International WELL Building Institute As Cornerstone Member
Provider of integrated facility services and solutions, ABM has joined the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI), administrator of the WELL Building Standard.
OSHA Seeks Input On Protecting Healthcare Workers From Covid-19
OSHA is seeking comments related to the development of a final standard to protect healthcare workers from workplace exposure to Covid-19.
Guidelines For Measuring UVGI Inactivation Of Airborne Pathogens
The Global Lighting Association has issued guidelines for measuring the inactivation of airborne pathogens by ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) technologies.
Are Workers Ready To Return To The Office?
Majority of companies want staff back on-site, but half of employees surveyed said they'd look for a new job if required to be in the office five days a week.
Seal Shield Introduces Waterproof, Fully Sealed Silicone Keyboards
Study finds 96 percent of keyboards are contaminated with bacteria: Seal Shield's Seal Silk Glow and Seal Silk Mini keyboards are waterproof, submersible, washable, bleach safe.
EPA Launches Clean Air In Buildings Challenge To Improve IAQ
Following through on the National Covid-19 Preparedness Plan, the new guidance is intended to help building owners and operators improve indoor air quality and protect public health.
Far UV Light Significant Tool For Layered Disinfection In Facilities
Advances in far UV lighting can provide a solution to increased HVAC use, physical cleaning costs, and unintended consequences of increased air flow.
How Has COVID-19 Impacted Office Space Use?
A new CoreNet Global survey finds that companies are currently using less real estate, but many expect growth over the next one to five years.
News From NFPA: Return To Office Considerations For People With Disabilities
During the pandemic, building configurations or uses may have changed in new and significant ways. These can have life safety implications, particularly for people with disabilities.
Do You Have A Planned Date For Returning To The Workplace?
A new survey from The Conference Board reveals that nearly half of businesses have not communicated post-COVID plans for returning to the workplace.
COVID-19 Continues: U.S. Workers Anxious For A Long-Term Plan
Employees no longer think there will be a “return to normal” when it comes to work, and wish employers would make plans accordingly.
New COVID-19 Variants: Employees Concerned About Working In Office
A Honeywell survey revealed that 87% of workers have heightened concerns about working in an office due to the rise of new SARS-CoV-2 variants.
US LED Expands With Air Purification Solutions
In cooperation with GreenTech Environmental, the company now provides its customers options utilizing Active Radiant Catalysis (ARC®) technology to sanitize indoor air.