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A brand new year signals a fresh start for everyone. Unfortunately, the first few months of a new year happen to take place during the peak of the annual flu season, making it somewhat difficult to hit the ground running -- that is, if you aren’t well prepared. Many individuals prioritize health and wellness as their new year’s resolution, and your business would be wise to do the same. If you’re looking to make your workplace healthier in 2021 and beyond, it pays to invest in a rigorous f...

The winter months pose major challenges for businesses in all industries. In addition to weather-related concerns, flu season is in full force this time of year, and other contagious diseases can also run rampant as people huddle indoors for extended periods of time. Add a global pandemic into this mix, (COVID-19) and the upcoming winter might look more and more like a disaster waiting to happen. However, there are several precautions businesses can take to keep their people safe, healthy, and p...

While the past several months of lockdowns, restrictions, lay-offs, and uncertainty have exhausted everyone, the COVID-19 pandemic has not negated the threat of other illnesses. Unfortunately, influenza is still a risk, and businesses everywhere will need to stay on high alert for this seasonal contagious contender. The average flu season begins in October and subsides by April, reaching its peak between December and February/March when outside temperatures are at their lowest and indoor occupan...

When something breaks down it can have a major impact on your operations, and in some cases put you, your employees, and your customers in harm's way. The best way to avoid these outcomes is to stay on top of regular maintenance tasks, such as cleaning, inspection, and minor repairs and renovations. Let’s dig deeper into the importance of preventative (or preventive) maintenance. Keeping Everyone Safe If you own or operate a business, safety should be your number one priority. While there's ...

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If your property and assets are not properly maintained, it’s only a matter of time until something goes wrong. Even a minor issue can snowball into a major catastrophe that costs your business significant time, money, and resources to resolve. Hiring a maintenance team is a no-brainer for your bottom line, then. However, you don’t want to hire just any maintenance contractor -- you want to work with hard-working professionals that put the customer first. When you partner with The Budd Group...

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Janitorial teams are integral to a facility's overall operations and success. Without a competent, experienced janitorial staff, businesses across industries would struggle to retain customers, stay on schedule, ensure the health and safety of their people, and comply with all industry regulations. That said, even those who understand the importance of janitorial duties might not realize the full scope of this line of work. The best janitorial services are able to cover all the bases of facility...

The Budd Group facility safety management

In any line of work, productivity is essential but safety is paramount. Without proper safety protocols, businesses put their entire operation and, more importantly, their people at risk. It goes without saying that these outcomes are bad for business, not to mention they’re bad in their own right. Moreover, employees do their best work in an environment that encourages safety at all times. Therefore, businesses that exemplify their commitment to employee safety tend to be the most successful....

The way people work has been quickly changing since the advent of the internet, but the recent COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated these changes significantly. In order to reduce the risk of infection, millions of employees now find themselves working from home for the foreseeable future. This transition can be challenging and uncomfortable for some, but working remotely has its advantages, too. Let’s detail five key benefits of conducting remote meetings and appointments, keeping the current mo...

The advent and accessibility of high-speed internet, coupled with the growth of information- and communication-based industries, have made it possible and even practical for many employees to work remotely. And today, as COVID-19 (coronavirus 2019) swiftly spreads across the globe, telecommuting isn’t just convenient -- it’s essential. The benefits of remote work include reducing the time, cost, and emissions required to commute, increasing flexibility, and, of course, preventing the spread ...

Healthcare facilities are designed to improve the lives and health of patients. That said, these facilities are, by their very nature, riddled with germs, some of which can be highly contagious. As such, nurses, doctors, and other staff members must do their best to steer clear of infections while still providing the best possible care for their patients. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), healthcare providers might be required to wash their hands up to 100 times ...

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