August 2017

Monthly Archives

  • Harmful effects of flood water

    Our thoughts are with the victims of Harvey in Texas and Louisiana. If you are in the affected areas, we encourage you to limit your contact with flood water, and if you do encounter it, there are necessary steps to follow in order to reduce chances for infection and contamination, as outlined in the article […]

  • October 16-19 2017: 33rd Annual International Conference on Soils, Sediments, Water, and Energy

    The 33rd Annual International Conference on Soils, Sediments, Water, and Energy is from October 16-19 2017 in Massachusetts. We are honored to have two FACS employees participating at this event! Dr. J. David Krause, PhD, MSPH, CIH, is conducting a Poster Presentation on “Legionnaires’ Disease Prevention: A Novel Approach to Analyzing Data and the Risk of […]

  • September 6-9 2017: AOHP National Conference

    September 6-9 2017 is the AOHP 2017 National Conference hosted by the Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare. On Friday, September 8, from 3:40-4:40, John Martinelli, FACS’s Healthcare Practice Director is presenting: “New Disinfectants, New Risks, New Challenges!”. Sign up to attend today and hear what he has to say on new products to […]

  • Man With Mesothelioma Awarded $5.4 Million From Portland Jury

    Robert Sprague was exposed to asbestos both while in the Navy and working for John Crane Inc. and has contracted Mesothelioma as a result. He is due $813,000 in economic damages and $1.63 million for pain and suffering. Around 2,000-3,000 people are found to have mesothelioma per year. To read the story, hop over to […]