There are new pandemic-driven, occupational risks that safety managers now must contend with related to the new-normal of home-based working and changes to the workplace environment; each of these magnify gaps in traditional, compliance-focused organizational safety management systems. Beyond workplace environment hazards, there are new considerations for how work is organized and sensitivities to social factors that affect the psychosocial wellness in workforces.
Fortunately, there is assistance in the ISO 45000-series of standards, including:
- ISO 45003 Occupational health and safety management — Psychological health and safety at work
- ISO 45005 Occupational health and safety management — General guidelines for safe working during the COVID-19 pandemic
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This one-hour on-demand webinar will address the unique hazards and risks associated with the CoVID virus and its spread in workplace settings, key take-aways for any safety professional.