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Presentee-ism; Introducing the working dead

Thursday, 31 May 2012, 10.46 am.

From the first cold day of the year, we start to see advertising from the pharmaceutical giants… “Soldier on” and... View More >>

Office Hygiene: Top tips for keeping rodents out

Monday, 5 December 2011, 12.31 pm.

Office hygiene is a part of social etiquette that often gets overlooked. Staff members who munch on packets of salt... View More >>

Global Handwashing Day

Saturday, 15 October 2011, 9.49 am.

What is Global Handwashing Day (GHD)? Global Handwashing Day (GHD) was created by the Global Public-Private Partnership for Handwashing in... View More >>

VIDEO: Dr Gerba – Kitchen Hygiene

Tuesday, 26 July 2011, 1.03 pm.

Dr Charles P. Gerba points out the areas we should be concerned about in an average workplace kitchen, plus gives... View More >>

VIDEO: DR Gerba – Office Hygiene

Thursday, 19 May 2011, 4.09 pm.

Dr Charles P. Gerba points out the areas we should be concerned about in an average workplace, plus gives some quick basic tips on how to prevent the build up of bacteria and disease. Dr Gerba’s most recent research uncovers the link between unhygienic workplaces and sickness, and the affect on productivity. This is a very relevant area of research to New Zealand businesses; it’s proven that workplace productivity is affected by a dirty environment. The average office desk has 400 times more bacteria than a toilet... View More >>

VIDEO: DR Gerba – Bathroom Hygiene

Thursday, 19 May 2011, 4.08 pm.

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Leading Microbiologist links absenteeism in work and schools to basic hygiene

Monday, 19 July 2010, 2.52 pm.

World renowned expert on bacteria and viruses Dr Charles Gerba is calling on New Zealand workplace and education facilities to... View More >>