Resource pages for "Zika virus"-related posts for facility managers (FMs), building operations professionals and decision-makers in all industry sectors.
Employees who work outside or in open-air buildings are at greater risk of encountering disease-carrying mosquitoes.
For the fourth year in a row, the Atlanta area tops pest control leader Orkin’s list of Top 50 Mosquito Cities.
In light of Zika outbreaks worldwide, organizations are urged to train and educate their workforce.
Facility executives and their service providers can address this health threat with diligent inspection of buildings and grounds.
Zika virus has the potential to spread anywhere that mosquitoes capable of spreading the virus are found, according to OSHA and NIOSH.
As temperatures increase, so will the threat of mosquito-borne illnesses like Zika virus.
CDC states that with the recent outbreaks, the number of Zika virus cases among travelers visiting or returning to the U.S. will likely increase.