Tag: infectious disease

lighting

Lighting Solution: Bringing Employees Back To The Office Safely

See how lighting technology can effectively reduce disease transmission, and encourage employees to return to the office.
medical waste disposal

U.S. Hospitals Not Prepared To Deal With Ebola

Hospitals are not fully prepared to handle medical waste from Ebola and other deadly viruses on-site, according to the Healthcare Coalition for Emergency Preparedness.
Dr. Deborah Birx

Dr. Deborah Birx Will Keynote Inaugural GBAC Symposium

Dr. Deborah Birx will be the keynote speaker at the GBAC Symposium on Air Considerations, to be held August 16-17 in Chicago.
College Football Playoff National Championship

GBAC STAR Accredited Stadium To Host College Football Championship

Tonight's 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship will take place at Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium, a GBAC STAR accredited facility.
nfectious Disease in the Workplace

New Course Raises Awareness Of Infectious Disease In the Workplace 

The Global Biorisk Advisory Council has introduced a new GBAC Academy training course to reinforce infectious disease awareness for business professionals.
Cleaning Coalition of America

Cleaning Coalition Offers Reopening Guide For New York Businesses

Focused on New York but of value to facilities anywhere, Cleaning Coalition of America white paper shares how to maintain a safe and healthy workplace and mitigate the spread of viruses.
Drone Disinfection System

Drone Disinfection System Kills Coronavirus In Large Indoor Spaces

The OMI Drone Disinfection System disperses a mist of EPA approved agents that kills COVID-19 and 99.9% of bacteria within 60 seconds of contact.
coronavirus

Coronavirus Spurs Construction Of Emergency Hospitals In Wuhan

The building of Wuhan Leishenshan Hospital and Wuhan Huoshenshan Hospital is an emergency measure in response to the coronavirus pneumonia outbreak.
Legionnaires’ disease

DNA Test Rapidly Identifies Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreaks

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) helped New York City health officials identify the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak within hours and should be considered in all outbreak investigations.
UV-C

UV-C Lights Helped College Combat Illness Last Winter

At Schenectady County Community College in New York, Ultraviolet-C Germicidal Irradiation (UVGI) upper air units were installed around the campus.
facility resilience

From Prevention To Action: The Role Of Facilities Management In Handling Emergencies And Maintenance

This webinar will provide actionable strategies to safeguard your assets, protect lives, and ensure operational continuity.
Facilities Management Challenges, Budget Cuts

Did You Miss Our Webinar On Learning How To Solve The Top 5 Facilities...

View the archived recording and learn about the five facilities management challenges that are bleeding facilities budgets dry, and how to solve them.

[VIDEO] Job Order Contracting: Accelerating the Projects that Matter

This proven single-solicitation process accelerates project delivery while satisfying local bidding requirements. Learn all about Gordian’s JOC solutions .