Canadian Manufacturing

OHS Canada: Steps on making the return to work safe

by OHS Canada   

OHS Canada
Human Resources Public Sector

What are the reasonable precautions employers should be taking?

Reasonable precaution standards are beginning to emerge in the return to work process following COVID-19 lockdowns. (Chansom Pantip/Adobe Stock)

As summer ends and fall approaches, our thoughts are turning to familiar routines. Shorter and cooler days are here, and kids are going back to school.

Still — this fall is different. COVID-19 has upended all of our lives, and what once was familiar, now feels somewhat strange and uncertain.

As all of this starts to unfold, many employers are asking whether their workers can now safely come back to work? Based on the medical experts — it would seem the answer is yes, so long as reasonable precautions are taken.

Read more on OHS Canada, one of Canadian Manufacturing‘s sister publications.



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