How NEW Packages Within the Enterprise Health Security Center can help your organization prepare and respond to health hazards impacting businesses
Join us at the Risk Outlook Webinar 2017
Which medical and travel security risks can you expect in 2017?
International SOS: What's in it for you?
Aurore CHATARD from International SOS, will introduce “the 5 Golden Rules” that can help mitigate risks for female overseas travellers.
During the scenario-based workshop you will learn how to manage an incident where your mobile workforce is at risk
There is no effective treatment and no vaccine available. Ebola is highly contagious so it is vital to prevent infection.
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.
Almost 37 million people are living with HIV. It is World AIDS Day on 1 December, and the international agenda is to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030. Hands Up for #HIV Prevention is the theme this year. By knowing how the virus is transmitted, travellers can take action to prevent infection.
The term “Cardiovascular disease” covers a multitude of illnesses. Coronary artery disease is common; if left untreated, it could lead to a heart attack.
Rabies occurs on every continent except Antarctica - and spans over 150 countries. It is estimated that over 55,000 people die of the disease each year.
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.
Key medical information on the outbreak evolution. Zika is an emerging infectious disease that is transmitted to people through mosquito bites. An increasing number of travellers are being diagnosed with the disease after they return home.
Female travel safety has made international headlines, especially following a number of attacks in India. Today, there are more women travelling for business than ever before and organisations are looking for support and advice to help business travellers and expats stay protected; ensuring their work is uninterrupted.
It is World Hepatitis Day on 28 July 2016. Viral hepatitis is responsible for the death of about 1.5 million people each year and many of these deaths could be prevented. At International SOS, we are supporting the World Health Organization’s initiative to act now and prevent infection and death from hepatitis.
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.