Keep your workplace healthy this flu season

How to prevent the spread of the virus at work
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|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 12/05/2005

The flu strikes 10 to 25 per cent of Canadians between November and April, according to Health Canada.

With symptoms ranging from chills, coughs, headaches and fever, it’s often difficult to know how to protect yourself from getting sick and when to stay home from work if you are ill.

According to Trish Stenson, director, clinical services at Ceridian Canada, an employee assistance program provider, there are preventative measures organizations can take to help prevent influenza in the workplace including: