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Twentieth Century Disease

Twentieth-Century Disease, also known as Total Allergy Syndrome, is a condition attributed to severe hypersensitivity to the environment that the person is incapable of living in the modern world. This condition has many different names:  Allergic toxemia, environmental illness (EI), immune system dysregulation, multiple chemical sensitivity, total environmental allergy, total immune disorder syndrome, toxic response…

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Women Building Futures (WBF) is pleased to announce a new partnership with SureHire Occupational Health Testing!

For Immediate Release WBF Women gain access to free occupational testing through a new partnership with SureHire     February 5, 2014 – Edmonton—Women Building Futures (WBF), Alberta’s premier organization for pre-trades training for women, is pleased to announce a new partnership with SureHire Occupational Testing, the national expert in the occupational health and wellness testing industry.…

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Fatigue and the Impact it has on the Workplace

Shortened opportunity for sleep and reduced sleep quality are frequently related to accidents involving shift workers,  seasonal workers, truck drivers, emergency response employees, those working extended hours, and organizations with staffing issues. Fatigue in the workplace is often overlooked as a safety issue for several reasons: it is familiar to most people, there is a…

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Pre-employment Fitness-To-Work: Success Story

The Schwan Food Company is an international manufacturer and delivery organization for a vast array of frozen foods, with over $3 Billion in sales and over 22,000 employees. About 7000 of these employees are delivery drivers, of which 4000 new drivers are hired each year. Schwan’s delivery trucks make thousands of stops each day, bringing…