|Prisoners and jail employees can be|
affected by poor indoor air quality.
Those susceptible to the disease will be affected by the spores that root in the soft tissue of the lungs.
In some California prisons, valley fever has prompted a judge to order many prisoners to be moved. The prisons are often located close to highways and other sources of poor indoor air quality.
But as California's prisons are overcrowded, there is no way to ensure all the susceptible prisoners be moved in time to avoid the deadly disease.
Source: East Bay Express
Improve indoor air quality with air purifiers
In prisons and holding cells, a portable air purification system can help remove airborne particles, chemicals, spores and other contaminants that may affect health and well-being.
Electrocorp's range of IAQ solutions include different air filters - HEPA and UV for biological contaminants, particles and dust, activated carbon for chemicals, odors and fumes - and can be modified according to need.
Contact an Electrocorp IAQ expert to find out more about industrial air cleaners for the police force and law enforcement.