Preventing And Mitigating COVID-19 At Work

All areas of society – including businesses – should assume a part to secure themselves and one another and help forestall additional spread of COVID-19. It’s time that people educate themselves about covid and learn how to protect each other to create a safe environment for both the employees and the employers by executing on the following:

  • Keep workplaces clean and hygienic.
  • Promote regular and thorough handwashing.
  • Promote good respiratory hygiene.
  • Advise those that are sick to remain home.
  • Consult for travel advice before going on business travel.
  • Using signs to mark work areas.
  • Providing signs to remind people to keep a 6 foot distance.
  • Having people working side-by-side rather than face-to-face.
  • Limiting movement of people:
    • Rotating between jobs and equipment.
    • Using lifts and work vehicles.
    • In crowded areas of the workplace.
    • Allowing only crucial visits inside the premises of the building.
  • Brief you employees, contractors, and clients that if Covid begins spreading, anybody with even a gentle cough or fever needs to remain at home.