Help teen workers stay safe this summer

Many of our students will be searching for their first job this summer. The Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) encourages schools, teenagers, and parents to ensure that young workers are aware of their rights in the workplace and avoid hazardous work that...

Fentanyl safety reminder

This info comes from WFIS’ partner NPIP, the Non-Profit Insurance Pool of Washington, which suggests best practices for schools: Fentanyl usage and accidental exposure are a rising societal concern. Since the substance is so volatile, accidental exposure can...

Pertussis Alert

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) Health Alert Network (HAN) recently sent an advisory about the rise of pertussis (whooping cough) cases in multiple jurisdictions. As of 5/4/2024, there have been a total of 170 confirmed or probable cases of pertussis...