Information and statistics on the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, are changing rapidly creating worry, chaos and misinformation to be spread along with the illness.
To combat both the spread of the virus and the negative emotions in connection with it, employers need to have an open dialogue with their employees about the virus, it's potential impact on the organization and what employees can do to protect themselves.
Here's our top tips for protecting the workplace and employees from spreading the virus, and in effect, helping to create a more thoughtful discussion between employers and employees.
- Encourage regular hand washing
- Routinely clean and disinfect
- Actively Encourage Sick Employees to Stay Home
- Talk with Employees about Travel Plans