Ventilation for COVID-19: How Does Your Facility Stack Up?

Face coverings, physical distancing, hand washing, and surface disinfection are well documented actions to minimize potential for occupational transmissions of the virus causing COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2).  But let’s consider how these proven tactics align with the hierarchy of controls from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. In the case of SARS-CoV-2, the use of […]

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Employer Guidance for Keeping Workers Safe

With many stay-at-home orders lifting and businesses reopening, U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is asking employers to take the following six steps to reduce the risk of worker exposure to SARS-CoV-2 in their workplaces: Develop an Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response Plan Prepare to Implement Basic Infection Prevention Measures Develop Policies and Procedures […]

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Returning to Work Amid COVID – Our Top Three Recommendations

We’ve spent the last few weeks answering questions for clients planning a plant closure, curtailment, or reduction of hours due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Navigating the shut-down process is especially difficult, so we shared our “COVID-19 Shutdown Regulatory Checklist” to help. Now we’re beginning to hear questions from clients about how to safely return employees […]

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Our COVID-specific resources, at your fingertips

As EnSafe responds to support our clients during this COVID-19 pandemic, we’re building a wealth of COVID-specific resources and recommendations. First, we have a dedicated COVID-19 Response Team – our heavyweights from across our service offerings – on the front lines, proactively analyzing, strategizing and advising on behalf of our clients’ long- and short-term goals. […]

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