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The National Safety Council has announced a multifaceted effort to help employers create safe workplaces in a post-coronavirus world.
SAFER: Safe Actions for Employee Returns, is a comprehensive initiative to guide employers through the process of safely resuming traditional work and operations now and in a post-pandemic environment.
Created by the National Safety Council, in partnership with Fortune 500 companies, leading safety organizations and public health experts, the initiative creates the first national task force focused on worker safety. The task force will issue recommendations and develop guidance for employers of all sizes as they navigate the changed work environment and determine most critical needs.
SAFER also will:
SAFER will serve as the leading workplace safety voice to employers, ensuring safety is at the core of all business decisions. The task force is comprised of nonprofit organizations, businesses, medical professionals, government agencies and trade associations who will share their expertise to develop industry- and risk-specific resources and recommendations. Through NSC, task force researchers will issue resources with insights, policies, guidelines and tools across industry sectors with the goal of disseminating the life-saving information quickly so employers do not lose time on trial and error.