Health, Safety, and Sustainability Information

Stay informed on the latest health, safety and sustainability issues by reading our updates. In this week’s update, you will learn how to protect yourself from the risk of mosquito bites and heat exhaustion. Check out preventative actions you can take and more by clicking the attached flyers. Zika Updates and Flyers- To see the attached Continue reading


Zika Updates

  While the Zika virus has been out of the media spotlight, the CDC continues to work diligently with other organizations to help keep us safe and aware. As of March 29, 2017, there have been 5,182 Zika cases reported in the United States (110 of these in Georgia). Over 4,000 of these cases were Continue reading


Zika Virus Update for 2017

Last year, the Environmental Health and Safety Office kept you updated on the latest information concerning the Zika Virus. We will continue to do so through monthly posts on InsideMGA and the EHS webpage. The “10 Public Health Achievements in 2016 and Future Priorities” published by the CDC concerning the Zika Virus are outlined below. Continue reading


Traveling For the Holidays

The following information contains tips for travelers going to visit friends or family in areas with Zika over the holidays. Before your trip: Check the CDC’s Traveler’s page for the latest updates for the country you are visiting. Speak to your doctor. What to pack: Long sleeve shirts and pants to protect from mosquito bites Continue reading