TITLE

The Case for Increased Ventilation

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Mar2010, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how increased ventilation prevents the spread of disease among employees in commercial and government office buildings in the U.S. It states that higher air-exchange rates (AERs) lead to absenteeism reduction and improved productivity but would lead to higher energy costs. It stresses the need to put human-resource (HR) managers and facility managers to work together about their tasks to help reduce sick-worker costs.
ACCESSION #
48654554

 

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