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Cardinal Health to Recall Contaminated Disposable Gowns

Posted January 17, 2020 at 12:50 pm

On Jan. 11 and again on Jan. 15, medical device manufacturer Cardinal Health, Dublin, OH, alerted its customers to potential quality issues affecting some of its Level 3 disposable surgical gowns and PreSource procedural packs that contain these gowns.

Lavatec to Power Wash Aisle at Metro Detroit’s New Laundry Facility

Posted January 17, 2020 at 12:05 pm

Lavatec Laundry Technology Inc., Beacon Falls, CT, recently installed major washroom equipment for the new Metro Detroit Area Hospital Services laundry. This new state-of-the-art co-op laundry is expected to be operational in spring of 2020. Lavatec was selected as the washroom provider for the facility, according to a news release.

Prudential Increases Customer Satisfaction Score in 2019

Posted January 17, 2020 at 11:58 am

Prudential Overall Supply, Irvine, CA, recently announced its 2019 customer satisfaction index (CSI) score. The score is measured through the company’s customer visitation (CV) process. The CV occurs with a face-to-face meeting with each reviewed customer. The CV rates each customer service touch-point, according to a news release.

Pinnacle Acquires Topps Safety Apparel

Posted January 17, 2020 at 11:48 am

Pinnacle Textile Industries LLC, King of Prussia, PA, a manufacturer of service apparel, aprons and napery dedicated to servicing the rental and hospitality markets, recently purchased a majority of the assets of Topps Safety Apparel Inc. of Rochester, IN, a manufacturer of public safety and flame-resistant uniforms offered through a network of distributors and garment rental operators, according to a news release.

TRSA’s May Events: Hone Skills for HR, Safety and Production

Posted January 17, 2020 at 10:53 am

TRSA’s yearly Human Resources, Safety and Production/Plant Tours summits are slated for the week of May 12-15 at the Embassy Suites Atlanta Airport. Owner/operators, executives and specialists in these areas should plan now to attend one or all three of these events to gain cutting-edge intelligence, plus peer networking opportunities in each of these critical areas of your operations.

Joint Employer – Trump Rolls Back Obama Regulation

Posted January 16, 2020 at 7:19 pm

In a victory for business interests, including the linen, uniform and facility services industry, the administration of President Donald Trump recently issued a rollback of a restrictive rule on joint employers that was enacted by his predecessor, President Barack Obama, according to news reports.

ICE IMAGE Program Kicks Off TRSA 2020 Webinar Schedule

Posted January 10, 2020 at 12:02 pm

Neil O’Callaghan, special agent, and Sandra Hollcraft, auditor, with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), recently hosted a webinar to educate TRSA members on how to become IMAGE (ICE Mutual Agreement between Government and Employers) certified and serve to guide the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in shaping future worksite enforcement policy.