News | Health & Safety


Washington DC Tops Orkin’s List of Bed Bug Cities
January 15, 2020

Washington, D.C. has taken the top spot in Orkin Pest Control’s 2020 Top 50 Bed Bug Cities list, knocking the reigning three-time...read more


GBAC Takes to the Airwaves
January 13, 2020

Patty Olinger, executive director of the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a division of ISSA, will be a guest on the nationally broadcast...read more


U.S. Flu Cases Continue to Rise
January 3, 2020

Seasonal flu activity in the United States is high and continues to increase, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...read more


Number of Fatal Work Injuries Remains Stable in 2018
December 18, 2019

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ annual Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Report, released this week, shows the rate of fatal work...read more


ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap—December 13, 2019
December 13, 2019

Welcome to the ISSA Advocacy Weekly Recap! This is ISSA’s regular roundup of the latest public policy-related issues impacting the cleaning industry....read more


ISSA Reacts to New York 1,4-Dioxane Law
December 11, 2019

On December 9, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation (S.4389-B/A.6295-A) effectively prohibiting the presence of 1,4-Dioxane, an unintentional byproduct, in household...read more


Cintas Earns North Carolina’s Top Safety and Health Certification
December 6, 2019

Cintas Corporation’s Charlotte, North Carolina, First Aid & Safety location has achieved Carolina Star certification, the North Carolina Department of Labor’s (NCDOL)...read more


Healthy Holiday Travel Tips From ISSA
November 27, 2019

Thanksgiving marks the start of the holiday travel season and experts are predicting it will be one of the busiest for air...read more