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  • Air pollution: Should you be concerned?

    Pollution affects business operations in many ways, from changes to traffic, vehicle design requirements, bans on burning, and even shutting some manufacturing plants at times. Does air pollution actually affect our health enough to warrant these actions? Several myths need to be dispelled!

  • Coronavirus Disease, mari cegah dan hindari penyebaran COVID-19

  • Dengue fever Dengue Fever Thumbnail Image

    There is an estimated 390 million cases of dengue fever each year with an increasing number of infected international assignees on the rise. As businesses continue to expand the urbanisation of previous rural areas, dengue has become a risk for employees working in tropical climates.

  • Diphtheria d

    Diphtheria is a serious, sometimes deadly, infection caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae bacteria. These release a toxin into the body that causes a range of symptoms. Most cases of diphtheria occur in non-immunized or inadequately-immunized persons.

  • Good health: Food safety World Health Day thumb

    Good health is central to human happiness and well-being. It also makes an important contribution to business growth as a healthy workforce is more productive.

  • Hepatitis injection in arm

    It is World Hepatitis Day on 28 July 2021. An estimated 325 million people worldwide live with a hepatitis infection, which can cause liver cirrhosis, cancer and viral hepatitis-related deaths. At International SOS, we are supporting the World Health Organization’s initiative to act now and prevent infection and death from hepatitis.

  • Immunisation

    Every year many business travellers contract unpleasant diseases such as typhoid, yellow fever, Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B. Suddenly a productive and successful business trip turns into weeks off work, recovering from an acute illness that could so easily have been avoided.

  • Malaria Anopheles mosquito

    End Malaria for Good: Supporting World Malaria Day in the call for high-level commitment to the vision of a world free of malaria. We are raising awareness through global health promotion activities in local communities, remote locations, our offices and clinics.

  • MERS-CoV

    The recent spike in cases of MERS is a matter of growing concern to businesses with people travelling through, or working, in the Middle East. Over 800 cases of MERS have been reported worldwide, including at least 300 deaths; in Saudi Arabia there have been 688 cases with 282 deaths.

  • Natural Disasters

    Tsunamis, floods and forest fires happen all too often, as do earthquakes, hurricanes and other extreme weather events. Global organisations consider their business travellers and expatriates are at medium risk of hurricanes, typhoons and tsunamis whilst on assignment. 52% of large organisations report dealing with occurrences of these threats over a three-year period.

  • Cardiovascular Disease

    Penyakit kardiovaskular adalah kelompok penyakit jantung dan pembuluh darah dan merupakan penyebab kematian nomor satu di dunia

  • Petty crime

    Well-dressed business travellers, carrying smart phones and laptops, are at increased risk of being victims of petty crimes like pick-pocketing. 46% of large organisations report dealing with occurrences of this threat over a three-year period.

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