Updated: Sep 4, 2021
Covid-19 deaths in the workplace has overtaken the top two traditional causes of workplace fatalities of Vehicle accidents and Falls from heights. As part of OSHA's primary purpose of preventing occupation injuries and fatalities, the agency's focus has shifted from construction sites to healthcare as the patients have brought the workplace hazard to the hospitals and skilled nursing facilities. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is hosting a symposium for the healthcare industry on the web. There is a limit to 300 participants so register now to be able to access this information on how OSHA will be enforcing safety standards in this hard-hit industry.