National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
COVID-19 Webinars and Presentations
In response to COVID-19, the NIEHS Worker Training Program (WTP) has been coducting webinars and presentations on tehnical topics related to COVID-19 with a focus on protecting workers who may be at risk of exposure to COVID-19.
NIEHS/CPWR Disaster Preparedness mobile app
The NIEHS/CPWR Disaster Preparedness mobile app allows workers exposed to hazards on disaster sites to access a full suite of awareness-level training resources with a simple tap of the screen. From within the app, users can select and download training materials on a variety of disaster types and related topics. COVID-19 has now been added as a training topic.
Can SARS-CoV-2, the Virus that Causes COVID-19 Disease, Be Spread by Blood?
This document addresses the confusion over whether the virus can be transmitted via blood as a bloodborne pathogen, since it can be detected in the blood (via serum blood testing).
NIEHS - COVID-19 Worker Training Tools
This general awareness training tool is being updated with new information as the situation evolves. The topics include: Protecting Yourself from COVID-19 in the Workplace (English and Spanish); Essential and Returning Workers Training Tool; COVID-19 Toolbox; and access to NIEHS Worker Training Program Awardee resources.