Coronavirus

Electrostatic Sprayers Speed Protection for Commercial Businesses from COVID-19

Viruses – the word comes from a Latin word for poison or slimy liquid – are infinitesimal scraps of genetic material wrapped in a delicate protein shell. Visible through an electron microscope only, a group of 500 million COVID-19 viruses could huddle on the head of a pin. That compact size[...]

Workplace Health Becomes Top Priority as Post-COVID Occupancy Begins

In a recent survey by the McKinsey & Company management consulting firm, a whopping 80 percent of respondents reported dramatically changed work lives due to COVID-19. Remote workers found the changes mostly to their liking, citing more engagement, control over work environments, better work[...]

Mitigation Efforts During COVID Require Extraordinary Customer Care

When fire severely damages a high-rise building in a dense urban center, it’s clear that mitigation and restoration activities will be challenging. When that building houses vulnerable seniors already stressed by the city’s recent public unrest on top of a pandemic, it’s a given that most[...]

Be Smart with Commercial Building Operations During COVID-19 Era

Experts concur: the pandemic is hurting commercial properties more seriously than the global financial crisis did earlier this century. Quarantines, social distancing, shutdowns, supply chain disruptions, employment loss, shifting work locations and damaged consumer confidence have severely affected[...]

COVID-19 Adds to Mitigation and Restoration Complexity Recovering from Catastrophic Damage

Contaminated floodwaters, mould, smoke, asbestos insulation, lead paint – Paul Davis encounters dangerous substances at nearly every disaster site, whether properties have endured storms, wind, earthquakes or fires. COVID-19 has certainly added complexity to the response, mitigation and[...]