Why Good Restrooms Mean Good Business

February 26, 2018

People have strong feelings about restrooms. On average, they take trips 6-8 times per day, which makes it easy for them to become all too familiar with the best and worst qualities of their usual bathrooms, especially when the ones at work or in businesses they visit regularly. Restrooms account for about 5% of building square footage and 50% of the complaints. Despite it being such a physically small portion…


How to Make Your Business More Family-Friendly

February 20, 2018

Parents will go to great lengths to address their babies’ needs wherever they are.   They pack strollers full of toys, bottles, blankets and anything else an infant may need while away from home. There is one thing they have to rely on businesses to provide: a safe place to change and dispose of diapers. While families are out, changing a diaper can be tricky if the facility lacks the resources…


Heads Up! Watch Out for These Workplace Hazards

February 8, 2018

In 2015 and 2016, there were over 1.1 million claims made due to work-related injuries and illnesses in the United States and Canada. There is even a chance that this number could be higher, as not all claims are approved. According to the American Society of Safety Engineers, workplace injuries could be reduced by 50% with the implementation of a safety program. By including a few extra preventative measures, you…


Protect Your Facility from the Flu

February 5, 2018

This year’s flu has received a plenty of attention from local and major news networks, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and other health and wellness organizations. The H3N2 virus (influenza A) is this year’s most common strain in both the U.S and Canada. The vaccine is much less effective against this strain compared to its performance in the previous season. Currently, researchers say it is only 10-20% effective,…