CDC Updates “How COVID is Spread”

Monday, October 5, 2020, CDC issued updated guidance to its How COVID-19 Spreads article, which includes information about the potential for airborne spread of the virus that causes COVID-19. CDC continues to believe, based on current science, that people are more likely to become infected the longer and closer they are to a person with … Continued

COVID-19. Second Wave. Can employers conduct work site temperature checks?

YES!. Neither the OSH Act nor OSHA standards prohibits employer screening for COVID-19, if applied in a transparent manner applicable to all employees (i.e., non-retaliatory). Employers may consider implementing strategies to reduce risks to the safety and health of workers and workplaces from COVID-19 that include conducting daily in-person or virtual health checks (e.g., symptom … Continued

The New Level Of Transportation Management

As customer demands evolve, senders are increasingly demanding real-time visibility to their shipments. Implementing a TMS can provides you with visibility and real-time information you need to keep your customers informed of their shipment’s ETA. The Benefits: Time Savings – Instead of sending disjointed emails or endlessly sitting on hold, senders can instantly access the … Continued

COVID-19 Symptoms Screening in Schools

For schools that choose to implement on-site symptom screenings, CDC offers the following considerations: Consider the scientific evidence outlined above and weigh the risks and benefits to students, staff, and the larger community. Consider how school policies regarding symptom screenings can balance the resources required and feasibility of implementation and the risk of transmission in … Continued

Prepare your Small Business and Employees for the Effects of COVID-19

During an infectious disease outbreak, such as the current outbreak of COVID-19, small business owners must prepare for disruption in their business as well as prepare to protect their employees’ health and safety in the workplace. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. It spreads between people … Continued

Considerations for returning to work

Do you have or think you might have COVID-19, or have you been around someone who has the virus? If you have or think you might have COVID-19, you should isolate, whether or not you have symptoms. Learn what isolation means and when you can be around others after being sick. If you might have … Continued