Safe work practices at poultry farms

We received your request regarding safe work practices when attending to an emergency on a poultry farm infected with H5N2 Avian Influenza. In general, avian influenza viruses are spread to people through direct contact with infected birds or their environments, including contaminated bedding, feed or water. Responders who enter the property, but do not enter

Red Cross Preparedness Campaign 2014-2015

Red Cross Preparedness Campaign 2014-2015: Home Fires Seven times a day, someone dies in a home fire. Every 40 minutes, an injury from a fire is reported.  Nearly 1,000 times every day, fire departments are called to home fires. According to a new survey conducted for the Red Cross, most Americans (62 percent) think they