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OHS Canada: Reopening your business? Take a tried, tested approach

What should employers be doing from an occupational health and safety perspective to ensure that their workers are protected from COVID-19?

May 21, 2020  by OHS Canada

As businesses reopen across Canada, PPE such as masks and gloves must be provided to workers where appropriate. PHOTO: OHS Canada/Adobe Stock

It has been two months since COVID-19 shut a large part of the world economy down. Hopefully, the worst of it is behind us and businesses will gradually be allowed to start opening up again.

Assuming that is what happens, what should employers be doing from an occupational health and safety perspective to ensure that their workers are protected from COVID-19?

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the answer is straightforward.

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