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Reopening and Staying Safe at Work During COVID-19

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With an abundance of information on COVID-19 available from various sources, TeksMed is working to curate and provide you with information relevant to your business. The following article outlines the precautions that should be practiced in the workplace to limit the risk of infection, and is supplemented with resources on protecting the mental health of employees.

Staying Safe at Work During COVID-19

While many across the country are beginning to make small, cautious steps toward returning to normalcy, it is important to stay vigilant and continue efforts in keeping our workplaces safe from COVID-19. Implementing and maintaining safe work practices will help us continue the positive results Canada has seen in flattening the curve.

Through our exclusive health network, TeksMed is pleased to offer additional COVID-19-related services that will help you ensure that your business’s shared spaces – and therefore its people, their families, and their communities – are as safe as possible.

In addition to supporting you through COVID-19 illness claims and providing informational resources, your organization is able to benefit from the following:

  • COVID-19 Testing
  • Screening by Onsite Health Technicians
  • Staff Training to Empower Your Team to Effectively Screen
  • Dedicated COVID-19 Phoneline

To learn more about the above mentioned QuikCare Health – COVID-19 services, click here.

 

Below are links to resources and tools, provided by various national and provincial sources, that will help your business prepare for the safe transition back to regular operations.

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety:

Reopening for Business

Screening Tool

Industry-specific Pandemic Tip Sheets

Workplace Safety & Prevention Services:

Post-Pandemic Business Playbook

Post Pandemic Business Resumption Checklist

Pandemic Recovery: Return-to-Business Checklist

WorkSafeBC:

COVID-19 and Returning to Safe Operation

COVID-19 Safety Plan

Industry-specific Guidance for Next Phase of Restart

Selecting and Using Masks

Alberta.ca:

Workplace Guideline for Business Owners

Guidance for Reopening

WCB Manitoba:

SAFE Work Manitoba COVID-19 Toolkit

Ontario.ca:

COVID-19 and Workplace Health and Safety

Sector-specific COVID-19 Resources

CNESST Quebec:

COVID-19 Kit 

Daily Verification Checklist (French)

Workplace Reopening Checklist (French)

WorkSafe New Brunswick:

Embracing the New Normal

WCB Nova Scotia:

Work Safe for Life COVID-19 Resource Hub

New Ways to Work Safely

NovaScotia.ca:

Preparing to Reopen Nova Scotia

Working During COVID-19

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