HEALTHTECH: Containing an outbreak

What's the problem? > SMEs by their very nature tend not to employ large numbers of people. If one person catches the flu or some other ailment, the firm's productivity can be slowed considerably.

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
5th April, 2008

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The conundrum for Irish SMEs is how they address the problem. If an ill staff member stays at home to recover, the business could be short staffed but if they come in and turn out to be contagious, the entire office...

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