Saturday, June 27, 2020

CDC Posts Information for Banks and CUs for Keeping Employees Safe from COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has posted webpages for banks and credit unions and their employees with tips for protecting staff and slowing the spread of COVID-19.

The tips for bank employers include creating a COVID-19 workplace health and safety plan, conducting a hazard assessment and developing hazard controls.

Among these controls are engineering controls (isolating workers from hazards through workspace distancing and transparent shields, as well as adjusting HVAC ventilation and adding filtration) and administrative controls (including changing workflows and practices, cleaning facilities and encouraging cloth face coverings as appropriate).

Read the bank employee page.
Read the bank employer page.

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