Working age adults account for as much as 60% of all laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza, according to data from the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System.
This means time off work and lower productivity, for both the affected worker and their colleagues. It could also mean several employees are affected at once.
The virus can be transmitted through the air or on surfaces, and can be spread before symptoms are present.
Vaccinating each employee takes just a few minutes, and offering a flu vaccination clinic can
Keep workers and their family healthy
Prevent the spread through the workplace
Save your business money
If you need more information, you can download our Influenza Factsheet, an Infuenza Vaccine Flyer, and a clinic notification poster to encourage participation within your workplace.
Medvet has also provided our infographic on the flu, downloadable on the right hand side of this page.