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March 15 2021

Some Digital Tools to Assist Your COVID/Return to Work…

  Some organizations have been able to continue working during the COVID-19 pandemic "just" by having workers work from home. Sure, there were hiccups along the way as we all figured out online collaboration tools like Jira or Trello, messaging…

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March 15 2021

OSHA Launches National Emphasis Program for COVID-19

On March 12, 2021, OSHA announced a National Emphasis Program (NEP) titled National Emphasis Program – Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The purpose, as OSHA’s NEP explains, is “to ensure that employees in high hazard industries or work tasks are protected…

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March 11 2021

Tips for Getting More Employees to Get the COVID-19…

One way for companies to “return to work” and work in a safe, healthy, sustainable manner during the COVID pandemic is to have employees get vaccinated (of course, there are other ways, too–check out our article on creating a COVID…

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March 10 2021

10 Easy Steps to a Safer Return-To-Work During the…

[raw] [/raw] As the COVID-19 pandemic grinds on (though mercifully, it seems, with a light at the end of the tunnel), many companies are trying to sustain their return-to-work efforts or initiate them. Back in January, OSHA released a guidance…

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March 8 2021

OSHA’s Top Ten Citations, 2020

Every year, OSHA releases a list of the 10 standards most for which OSHA field agents most commonly issue citations to employers for violations. To be honest, the list is largely the same every year. In most years, the same…

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March 4 2021

Designing Healthier Public Spaces for Safe Interaction

For many of us, the coronavirus pandemic is the most significant public health emergency that we have experienced in our lifetime and it will continue to have a profound and lasting effect on so many aspects of our lives, including the design…

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March 1 2021

Using the Hierarchy of Controls to Reduce the Risk…

Many workplaces are trying to create safe, healthy work environments so workers can come to work and get work done while also not getting infected with COVID-19 or spreading COVID-19 to other coworkers. In some cases, it’s a safety professional…

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February 26 2021

Applicable OSHA Standards to Consider While Implementing Workplace COVID…

As you may already know, on January 29, 2021, OSHA released a new guidance related to workplace safety and health and COVID-19 mitigation strategies: ‘Protecting Workers: Guidance on Mitigating and Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in the Workplace.’ We provided…

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February 26 2021

10 Safety Considerations to Reduce the Spread of COVID…

Employers all over the world, and certainly here in the United States, are trying to find ways to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infections at work so their companies can stay open and productive while their people stay safe and…