Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Key OSHA standards for COVID-19

Description:

This OSHA online resource provide ready access to OSHA standards that apply to SARS-COV-2, including workers' rights and employers' responsibilities.

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 06/26/20

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions: Cloth Face Coverings

Description:

Responses to frequently asked questions about the use of cloth face coverings during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 06/24/20

OSHA Guidance on Returning to Work

Description:

Advisory recommendations intended to assist employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace. 

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 06/18/20

OSHA - Putting on and Taking off a Mask Correctly (video)

Description:

This video shows employers and workers how to properly wear and remove a respirator. Also available in Spanish.

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 06/07/20

OSHA: COVID-19 Control and Prevention - Construction Work

Description:

This OSHA guidance supplementse its general, interim guidance for all workers with potential occupational exposure to SARS-Co-V-2.  It is for construction employers and workers, such as those engaged in carpentry, ironworking, plumbing, electrical, heating/ ventilation/air conditioning/ventilation, masonry and concrete work, utility construction work, and earthmoving activities. 

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/28/20

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

Description:

Contains recommendations as well as descriptions of mandatory safety and health standards. The recommendations are advisory in nature, informational in content, and are intended to assist employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace. 

Also available in Spanish: https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3992.pdf

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/13/20

Ten Steps All Workplaces Can Take to Reduce Risk of Exposure to Coronavirus

Description:

Poster highlights 10 infection prevention measures every employer should implement to protect workers’ safety and health during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Now available in 13 languages.

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/13/20

COVID-19 Guidance for the Construction Workforce

Description:

Tips to help reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus while working in the construction industry. Part of a series of industry-specific alerts designed to keep workers safe. 

Also available in Spanish at https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA4001.pdf

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/13/20

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