Research from Arthritis Research Canada (ARC) shows that SARDS place a significant economic strain on the paid and unpaid workforce.
On May 31, the International WELL Building Institute unveiled the WELL v2™ pilot, the next version WELL.
Over the next two years, the Health Integrated Resilience System (HIRS) project will launch a pilot electronic vehicle (EV) ambulance system and work on integrating remote telemedicine services in solar-powered hospitals and clinics in Syria.
Good ergonomics are critical to reducing pain and fatigue among office workers, but not everyone is putting this common knowledge into practice.
Effectively managing storage rooms means making sure those items are kept safe, secure, and available to building managers, staff, and occupants as needed.
Even as paperless offices become increasingly common, there remain everyday hard copy documents that should be destroyed to prevent fraud.
What are some overlooked sources of cross-contamination in the workplace? An expert identifies common culprits along with sanitation tips.
Why are many firms increasingly bundling outsourced services in the real estate and facilities management industry? Julie Sullivan shares her insights.
What are change management strategies that leaders can use to transition a business to a desired future state? Meredith Thatcher explains.
What special considerations must be made when managing construction in high-security facilities? Daniel De Monte explains.
How can centralized recycling stations help improve waste diversion and streamline its collection? Gavin Bajin of ServiceMaster Canada explains.
What amenities are companies integrating into the design of facilities to attract and retain employees? Inger Bartlett of Bartlett & Associates explains.
How can organizations promote office ergonomics to employees working from home? Professional ergonomic consultant Aaron Miller explains.
How can facility managers ensure the secure disposal of confidential documents? Ron Wretham of Investigative Solutions Network explains.
What are the elements of an effective occupant survey? Michel Theriault of Strategic Advisor offers his expert advice.
What lessons can facility managers glean from California's recent behavioural water efficiency program? Klaus Reichardt of Waterless Co. explains.
When is the best time to perform a lease verification? Wendy J. Burgess of Ellington Tenant and Facilities Services offers her expert advice.