Implementing infection control practices in a workplace can break the chain of infection and minimise illness in the office, creating a better working environment.
Over time, globally, there has been an increase in awareness of natural disasters and the importance of being prepared in times of crisis. History has shown us that Pandemics come in waves as we have seen with Pandemics of the 20th Century however no-one can predict when the next Pandemic may occur. Australia has not yet experienced an Influenza Pandemic at such high levels.
Businesses have a duty of care to their employees to provide a safe and healthy work environment. Have you thought about what your organisation would do in the case of accelerated illness in the workplace?
St John is now educating businesses about preventative measures that can be used to manage business continuity, by reducing workplace infection.