How To Protect Yourself From Heat Related Illness

The Northwest Spring weather took a big jump last week from soggy to sizzling in just a matter of days, breaking seasonal records and making our bodies work overtime to adjust to the extreme temperatures.  Although the forecast shows a cool down this week, we still have a long summer ahead with some anticipated high […]


Tips To Support Mental Health In The Workplace

EPB&B is promoting Mental Health Awareness Month .


Distracted Driving Facts And Prevention Tips

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration defines distracted driving as any activity that could divert attention from the primary task of driving. Besides using electronic gadgets, distractions can also include adjusting a radio, eating and drinking, reading, grooming, and interacting with passengers. Even the best drivers take a […]


The Benefits Of Spring Cleaning And How To Get Started 

Rain, sun, and snow all within the same day can only mean one thing.  It is Spring in Oregon.  Spring cleaning historically was a time to air the house out and remove dirt and grime that had built up during the cold months. But now Spring is a sign of renewal.  A season when people […]


2023 SCAMs To Add To Your Watch List

Scammers are tricky. Just when one scam is exposed, another one pops up, and now with access to so many of us via digital measures, it is hard to know if what we are receiving is the real deal or a scam in disguise.  According to the Better Business Bureau (BBB), most con artists have […]


Spring Forward Safely This Sunday March 12th, With These Three Tips

Is it only an hour, right? As we turn our clocks forward this Sunday March 12th , we may gain more daylight, but that one-hour time loss can shake our bodies up just enough to create some adverse side effects until they adjust. As you spring forward, here are few things to keep an eye […]


Heart Attacks Are Preventable. Tips For Heart Health and Awareness

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Attention Employers: Post Your OSHA Summary By February 1, 2023

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Online Shopping: Don’t Fall Victim To Social Media Scammers 

It is impossible to scroll through your social media feed without being hit with eye-catching ads for the latest trends.  It is tempting to get sidetracked and click on the site promising perfect hair, better sleep, or healthier meals and yes, even insurance ). Social media is a great way for legitimate businesses to get […]


How To Set And Keep Your Resolutions For The New Year

Call them resolutions, intentions, or goals.  The new year is fast approaching and it is when many people vow THIS will be the year they will keep their resolutions, only to see them fall to the wayside by Valentines day.   Not this year.  It is up to you, right now, to decide if this year will […]