Last updated on June 9, 2020
As we prepare to reopen physical workplaces, it is essential to develop work safety guidelines and implement necessary precautions to adapt to the new world. In this article, the RGD has included recommended guidelines that will help creatives through this transition.
Workplace Safety & Prevention Services - Office Safety Guidelines
Guidance on Health and Safety for Office Sector during COVID-19, Guidance on Health and Safety for Office Administration and Secretarial Staff during COVID-19 and Guidance on Health and Safety for Executives and Management during COVID-19
Allow anyone who can to work from home and train everyone on possible COVID-19 transmission points in the workplace.
Implement physical distancing by repositioning workstations, allowing job rotation and limiting the number of people working in one space.
Reschedule unnecessary visits to the workplace by supply chain partners, vendors, delivery people or others who don’t need to be there now.
Sanitize the workplace thoroughly and frequently.
Restrict your building to essential employees only and reduce the number of building entry and exit points if possible.
Can you minimize or eliminate tasks that put you and others in danger?
Can the work you do be done alone or be done from home?
- Is there an opportunity to put barriers in place between desks?
- Is there a possibility of increasing air circulation?
The Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators
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