SAFER Guides Employers as U.S. Returns to Work
SAFER: Safe Actions for Employee Returns is a multifaceted, comprehensive effort aimed at helping employers prioritize safety as they return employees to traditional work environments and schedules in a post-quarantine world.
At the center of SAFER is a task force – comprised of large and small Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, legal experts, public health professionals, medical professionals and government agency representatives – that makes recommendations based on best practices and proven workplace safety strategies.
NSC urged the Department of Labor to adopt the SAFER framework (in English and Español) as part of its Opening America’s Workplaces Again national online dialogue. Anyone interested in assisting in this effort can email [email protected].
SAFER presented the virtual State of COVID-19 Response and Future World of Work Summit on Dec. 9. NSC released new reports on topics covered at the Summit: the efficacy of states’ shelter-in-place orders, employers’ response to this century’s biggest threat to workplace safety and the future world of work.
This list of COVID-19 resources for workplace safety and health and related topics is provided by NSC and OSHA. It is intended as a resource and is not comprehensive.
The following additional SAFER resources will equip employers with tools to protect workers during this time of uncertainty.
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