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SEASONAL FLU. BE PREPARED.

Think seasonal flu is no big deal? Think again. Seasonal flu is a contagious respiratory infection, generally transmitted through human to human contact. People who have the flu often present with fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headaches and fatigue. Each year up to 30% of Europe’s population get the flu, resulting in time off work, losses to production and pressure and costs on the health and social care services. (ECDC)

STAY HEALTHY THIS FLU SEASON

In Europe the flu season occurs every winter and is generally from November through to April.  The impact of seasonal flu can vary year to year. Older people, younger children and those with chronic conditions suffer the most, but everyone is at risk. 

With flu season approaching, now is the time for families and businesses to take steps to prevent and protect against the flu.

Learn more about seasonal flu and the measures that can be taken to reduce the risk of exposure from our expert, Dr John Hanlin.

 

 

BE PREPARED. WE CAN HELP.

Watch and download our latest flu materials to help you prepare for the flu season ahead, minimizing exposure and keeping your staff and guests safe.

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THE FLU KNOWS NO BOUNDARIES

The flu does not respect age, geography or the places where we gather.

Flu Factsheet
Flu factsheet

Want to learn more about seasonal flu and how to minimize exposure? Download our factsheet.

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FLU FIGHTING TIPS GRAPHIC

Protect yourself, friends, family, employees and customers from the flu. Download our 7 tips to minimize exposure.

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FLU FIGHTING TIPS POSTERS

Download our flu posters to utilize within your own establishment to help fight the flu bug. 

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FIGHT THE FLU BUG INFOGRAPHIC

Want to learn more about Influenza and how to fight the flu bug? Download our infographic.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

Have  question on seasonal flu? Check out our frequently asked questions (FAQ).

 

ecolab's GERM FIGHTING SOLUTIONS

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HANDWASHING

Washing your hands is one of the first defenses in fighting the flu.

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SURFACE CLEANING

Clean and disinfect surfaces frequently to prevent their role in the transmission of seasonal flu.

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MACHINE WAREWASHING

Thoroughly washing dishes, glassware and utensils helps prevent the spread of germs.

 

BE PREPARED. WE CAN HELP.

Ecolab is a trusted, worldwide partner. We protect the places where people eat, sleep, work, play and heal. We offer an array of solutions that follow World Health Organization (WHO) and European Centres for Disease Control (ECDC) recommendations including hand hygiene products, cleaning and disinfection products, training and more. If you are looking for help in these areas, we encourage you to reach out to your Ecolab Sales and Service Representative.

 

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