Vaccinations for Construction and Industrial Workers
Construction and industrial workers often have to deal with various work hazards. Help your employees avoid unnecessary risk by providing important onsite vaccinations.
Which Vaccines Do Construction and Industrial Workers Need?
Immunization is an important part of keeping construction and industrial workers healthy. The following vaccines are generally recommended for employees in this sector: hepatitis B, Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis), influenza.
See the bullets below to learn more about some of these key immunizations:
- Hepatitis B –
Blood & Body Fluids –
Liver infection commonly spread through needles, medical equipment or direct contact with body fluids. Vaccination is the best form of protection.
- Influenza –
Provides high protection against virus. Recommended on an annual basis.
- TDAP (Tetanus, Diphtheria & Pertussis) –
Wounds & Airborne –
A tetanus booster vaccination is recommended for all adults once every ten years.
See the table below for more information:
Common Vaccinations for Construction and Industrial
|VACCINE||HOW DISEASE SPREADS||DETAILS|
|Hepatitis B||Blood & Body Fluids||Liver infection commonly spread through needles, medical equipment or direct contact with body fluids. Vaccination is the best form of protection.|
|Influenza||Airborne||Provides high protection against virus. Recommended on an annual basis.|
|TDAP (Tetanus, Diphtheria & Pertussis)||Wounds & Airborne||A tetanus booster vaccination is recommended for all adults once every ten years.|
What Kind of Vaccine Services Does Passport Health Offer?
Making sure employees are up-to-date on important vaccinations is key to overall health. Passport Health can help your employees with an onsite vaccination clinic providing everything they may need.
Our onsite clinics include vaccination, education and more, all looking to keeping your employees healthy. We’ll even come back to handle any boosters or additional services.
Only need a few employees immunized? Consider our in-clinic options.
We can help to ensure your team is fully protected at one of our over 300 locations across the United States, Canada and Mexico. Each clinic keeps immunizations in-stock for your employee’s visit. No need to make a second trip.