Action Blog

Jun 1, 2021

COVID19: Welcoming Employees Back to the Indoor Workplace

Posted by Action Academy
Many organizations are once again opening their doors for employees to return to the office.  Although this is great, some employees may be reluctant. This will be a change, since for the past 15 months, they have worked remotely and adapted routines that make them personally feel safe and comfortable. So, what do you do, as an...

Topics: Employees and Labor, Facility Cleaning, Office Cleaning

Mar 19, 2021

COVID-19: Keeping Colleges Safe

Posted by Michelle Sheridan
The outbreak of Covid-19 significantly disrupted colleges and universities throughout the country. Instributions canceled in-person classes and moved to remote instruction, and every aspect of college life was threatened - from admissions to college life to athletics. Higher education institutions’ financial future has also been...
Mar 11, 2021

Safe Covid Disinfection for Schools

Posted by Wayne Dippold
As schools begin to re-open and regain some normalcy, cleaning and disinfecting are more important than ever before. But with so many options, how do you choose a safe and effective disinfectant? 
Feb 4, 2021

HAI (Healthcare-Associated Infections) Reduction Strategies

Posted by Aaron D. Glazar
Overview Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs) are a transfer of secondary infections to a patient while convalescing in a healthcare facility.  For example, a patient enters the hospital for a routine appendectomy and picks up an MRSA infection while in the facility. Assuming the patient contracted the MRSA infection while in the...

Topics: Facility Cleaning

Jan 25, 2021

Want to increase patient satisfaction? Focus on cleanliness

Posted by Michelle Sheridan
Healthcare patients have more information than ever about the facilities they decide to frequent. Between Google reviews, ZocDoc, and other sites, it’s become easier for patients to share their experiences and encourage (or warn) other patients about using an organization’s services. Patient satisfaction can be garnered in a number...
Jan 11, 2021

Improving Patient Care through Healthcare Facility Safety & Hygiene

Posted by Michelle Sheridan
The main goal of any healthcare facility is to ensure that patients are safe, secure, and well cared for. One way in which they do that is by providing an impeccably clean and well-maintained hospital for healthcare workers to do their best work. With this in mind, healthcare facility managers are a vital factor in keeping hospitals...
Dec 15, 2020

Top Tips to Protect Floors Before and During Winter

Posted by Wayne Dippold
Although we cannot predict what old man winter will bring us this year, we should prepare for the worst. Inclement weather can wreak havoc on floors and carpet and if left unaddressed can cause irreversible damage to coatings and fibers. Every time someone enters a facility and leaves a trail of snow, ice melt, salt or sand melting...
Dec 9, 2020

Action Unlimited Resources: A Great Place to Work

Action Unlimited Resource Earned Designation as a Great Place to Work-Certified™ Company in 2020.
Dec 4, 2020

Using ATP Verification to Improve and Verify Sanitation Standards

Posted by Michelle Sheridan
ATP cleaning verification systems are the latest tool to ensure that you're cleaning thoroughly and efficiently, saving you time and money while protecting your health.  

Topics: Workplace Safety, Facility Cleaning, School Cleaning, Healthcare Cleaning

Nov 4, 2020

Taking the COVID-19 Fight to the Air

As a society, we’ve figured out many ways to kill COVID on surfaces, but as we’ve all learned, COVID can also be transmitted in the air. But there are several problems with spraying sanitizers and disinfectants in the air:
Oct 21, 2020

Preparing for Flu Season During COVID-19

Posted by T.J. Ostrishko
Every fall, flu season sets upon us, but this year, the COVID pandemic is complicating matters even further.  You may be wondering, “How do I prepare for flu season in the midst of one of the worst pandemics we have ever seen?”  This post will address those concerns and provide answers to help keep you safe.
Oct 13, 2020

Conducting Safe Meetings & Events During COVID-19

Posted by Michelle Sheridan
There’s no doubt about it - COVID-19 has transformed the way that we interact, conduct business, and socialize. We’ve all adjusted to a new normal that prioritizes the safety of our family, friends, and community. While virtual gatherings have become a permanent part of our new reality, we are also planning for the return of...