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Workplace Health and SafetyMarch 16, 2020
This blog is up to date as of Tuesday 17 March 2020.
One of the most impactful ways to mitigate or slow the spread of the coronavirus is through proper hygiene in places where many people gather, such as the workplace.
Experts still do not have a complete picture of coronavirus, including how it is transmitted. However, some evidence has been collected and some things are known about how this virus spreads from person to person.
Here are steps to follow to help protect yourself and others.
There is evidence that the virus spreads from person-to-person.
The virus is most likely spread through:
Here are some hygiene tips.
Consider providing your employees with a memorandum about the outbreak and importance of exercising good hygiene.
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Worried about coronavirus? Employsure strongly urges all clients and business owners around New Zealand to only consider the advice of experts when considering and implementing any coronavirus-related workplace health and safety policies.
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