Communicating Effectively in Emergencies
Effective communication can minimize the impact of emergencies and help reduce the number of injuries and fatalities. A calm and decisive leader giving clear instructions during an emergency can help keep your people safe. When your employees act swiftly and properly in response to an emergency, they help protect property and minimize damage and de
Acute Respiratory Illness Pandemics: Prevention and Response (Spanish)
For most healthy adults, seasonal viruses are not generally life-threatening.
But as you've seen in the news, acute respiratory illness pandemics, such
as those caused by coronaviruses (including COVID-19) or influenza, can
spread quickly and widely, and pose a major global health threat.
Balancing Work and Home
Many people struggle to juggle a full-time job while also caring for young children, aging parents, and other responsibilities on a daily basis. It can feel like there are not enough hours in a day—that there are too many responsibilities at work and at home—and that you can't complete tasks in either place—many people feel this way. This onl
Disaster Planning - What Employees Need to Know
Why "Disaster Planning—What Employees Need to Know" Matters:
- Workplace disasters can strike at any time and with very little warning.
- Emergency response planning can save lives, reduce the number of injuries, and prevent loss of property
- You need to know what to do during a workplace emergency as well as how
Communication Skills For Employees
Good communication between you and your coworkers and your boss ensures that you have access to information you need to do your job well. It promotes consistency: It keeps everyone on the same page when it comes to procedures and work rules. It also ensures better quality: When everyone is communicating, mistakes and errors are avoided and standard