In the OSHwiki series, EU-OSHA has updated its guidelines on workplace adaptation and worker protection during the Covid-19 period. The aim is to help employers and workers to maintain safety and health in a work environment that has changed significantly as a result of the pandemic.
The guidelines are non-binding and provide guidance on the following:
- Risk assessment and appropriate measures for: minimizing exposure to Covid-19; returning to work after a period of closure; coping with high levels of absence; and managing teleworkers.
- Involving workers
- Caring for workers who have been infected with the disease
- Planning and learning for the future
- Stay well informed.