Date: Friday 7 August 2020

Venue: Zoom

Speaker:    Elsa Mason, Director, DMA Safety Management Ltd (Inspire Safety), Seascale.

Elsa’s presentation discussed the impact of Covid-19 lockdown and subsequent easing of Covid-19 restrictions on businesses and their employees.

She also considered how OSH professionals can help organisations implement strategic business reviews as well as workplace Covid-19 risk assessments and employee support schemes. Her presentation covered the following topics:

  • Communication (employer/management ↔ employees)
  • Reviewing core risk assessments to take account of Covid-19 restrictions.
  • Developing Covid-19 safe systems of work.
  • Training – Covid-19 workplace induction, re-skilling etc…
  • Strategic business planning.
  • Supporting the return to work.
  • Moving to permanent working from home.
  • Mental health, and
  • Business interruption, strategic future planning.

A copy of Elsa’s presentation can be found here: 7 Aug 2020 EM Rising to the new challenges as Covid 19 restrictions are eased

A summary of the meeting can be found here: 7 Aug 2020 Rising to the new challenges for our organisations as Covid-19 restrictions are eased. VHK

Rising to the new challenges for our organisations as Covid-19 restrictions are eased.