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COVID-19 and Workplace Safety Webinar

July 17, 2020 at 3:00 PM

It's hard not to be a bit apprehensive about returning to work amidst a pandemic. We suggest that you arm yourself with knowledge! Join us at 7pm on July 21 for a webinar presented by Nellie Brown, Director of Workplace Health & Safety Programs and Lead Programs Manager for Cornell University's ILR School. She will share insights and help you better understand how COVID-19 will affect the workplace. 

This webinar will cover:

  • What is a virus? What is a coronavirus?
  • How could coronavirus be acquired or spread at work?
  • Considerations for re-occupying/re-opening the physical building/facility.
  • How could workplace exposure to coronavirus be prevented?
  • How to reduce the hazard using the hierarchy of controls.

Please register HERE
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

About the presenter: Nellie Brown is the Director of Workplace Health and Safety Programs for the Worker Institute at Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations. A certified industrial hygienist, biologist and chemist, Nellie earned a master’s degree in a multidisciplinary program in natural sciences and applied science from the State University of New York College at Buffalo.

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