Webinars, Podcasts & Social Media

CPWR Podcast Series - Episodes 1-3 on COVID-19

Description:

The first three episodes of CPWR's podcast series address the virus, its impact on job sites, and CDC guidance. Listen to them online or stream or download episodes on your favorite service.

Date: 09/12/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series: Contact Tracing - How it's done, and how you can help

Description:

This webinar focused on how public health authorities use case investigation and contact tracing to respond to reportable communicable diseases and how contact tracing is being used in the construction industry today. 

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 08/28/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series: Addressing COVID-19's Health Disparities

Description:

This webinar focused on the increased risk faced by minorities when it comes to COVID-19 and how this can be addressed through things like effective health and safety messaging. 

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 08/28/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series: Lessons from the Job Site - A Q&A Panel

Description:

This webinar consisted of a Q&A panel made up of contractor representatives who discussed the practical side of battling the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace. 

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 08/28/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series: Safety in Action – An Example from the Job Site

Description:

This webinar focused on the steps taken by the Oregon COVID-19 Joint Construction Task Force, which includes labor, management (union and non-union), and government, and BAC Local 1 Oregon/Washington/Idaho/Montana and its signatory contractors to identify risks and implement interventions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on construction sites and protect workers.

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 09/11/20

ASSP Latest Resources on COVID-19

Description:

A list of articles, webinars, and other resources from ASSP. 

Source: American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP)

Date: 09/11/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series - Updates on CDC Guidance (June 17, 2020)

Description:

This webinar included updates from NIOSH, OSHA and CPWR and a presentation by Dr. Doug Trout, NIOSH's Chief of the Hazard Evaluations and Technical Assistance Branch. 

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 09/11/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series - Data Driven Insights on Job Site Activity (June 3, 2020)

Description:

This webinar covered updates from NIOSH and CPWR and a presentation by a representative from PROCORE on the the results of their analysis of recent construction trends and the implications of these trends.

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 06/26/20

Minnesota State Building Trades Council - COVID-19 Resources

Description:

This online resource includes Minnesota state requirements and materials developed by the State Building Trades Council to provide information and guidance to the industry. The site includes, for example, state guidance, materials designed for members/construction workers in the state, and a graphics toolkit to help raise awareness.

Source: Minnesota State Building Trades Council

Date: 09/11/20

HITT COVID-19 Jobsite Resources

Description:

General COVID-19 FAQs Signage in English and Spanish with facts about COVID-19 and how to prevent the spread.

Source: HITT

Date: 08/28/20

PROCORE - COVID-19 Insights

Description:

An analysis of aggregate jobsite activity from internal data and publicly available data provides insights into the impact of the pandemic on construction activity. Watch the on-demand webinar.

Source: PROCORE

Date: 07/19/20

ASSP - COVID-19 Challenges: Construction and Demolition Operations (May 27, 2020)

Description:

Insights from a panel of construction and demolition experts on best practices employers can implement to prevent COVID-19 exposure on work sites, address worker concerns, and create a culture of safety.

Source: American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP)

Date: 09/11/20

CIDRAP - Special Episode: Masks and Science (June 3, 2020)

Description:

In this episode, Dr. Osterholm and host Chris Dall discuss the current science on COVID-19 and cloth masks.

Source: University of Minnesota: Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP)

Date: 06/07/20

NAHB COVID-19 Jobsite Safety Poster

Description:

This poster from the National Association of Home Builders, which is also available in Spanish, offers infection prevention measures.

Date: 09/12/20

CRH Americas Safe Seven Poster

Description:

A poster outlining seven steps for improving back-to-work readiness from CRH Americas, a large building materials manufacturer. See also the CRH Americas Back to Work Readiness Guide

Source: CRH Americas

Date: 07/19/20

Johns Hopkins Videos & Live Events

Description:

Listing of upcoming webinars and previously recorded videos on COVID-19.

Source: Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

Date: 07/19/20

NIEHS - COVID-19 Webinars and Presentations

Description:

In response to COVID-19, the NIEHS Worker Training Program (WTP) has been conducting webinars and presentations on technical topics related to COVID-19 with a focus on protecting workers who may be at risk of exposure to COVID-19.

Source: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

Date: 07/19/20

NIH - COVID-19 Social Media Resources

Description:

Facebook and Twitter resources to encourage people to practice social distancing and help spread correct information on COVID-19. 

Source: National Institute of Health (NIH)

Date: 05/04/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series - CPWR-TAUC: COVID-19 and the Construction Industry (4/22/2020)

Description:

This webinar included a panel presentation on the COVID-19 pandemic and what NIOSH, CPWR, and TAUC are doing to address it. Panelists included, NIOSH Director, Dr. John Howard, NIOSH Office of Construction Acting Director, Dr. G. Scott Earnest, CPWR Executive Director, Chris Cain, and TAUC Director of Environmental Health and Safety, National Maintenance Agreement Policy Cmte., Alex Kopp.

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 06/26/20

IMPACT - COVID-19 Pandemic: Protecting Our Members in the Workplace Confirmation (4/3/2020)

Description:

This webinar on the COVID-19 pandemic and impact on ironworkers included introductory remarks from the union's president and safety and health director, and presentations from NIOSH Director, Dr. John Howard and Len Welsh. 

Source: Ironworker Management Progressive Action Cooperative Trust (IMPACT)

Date: 09/12/20

NIOSH - Three Key Factors Required for a Respirator to be Effective

Description:

This infographic provides three key steps for effective use of a respirator.

Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Date: 05/03/20

NIOSH - Important Steps for Using NIOSH-Approved N95 Filtering Facepiece Respirators

Description:

This infographic provides five key steps users of N95 filtering facepiece respirators should follow.

Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Date: 08/28/20

NIOSH - Understanding the Difference (Surgical Mask / N95 Respirator)

Description:

An infographic that describes the difference between a surgical mask and N95 respirators, including intended use and purpose and limitations.

Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Date: 08/28/20

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