News

Check Out Our August Newsletter

Posted: Aug 24, 2020

Click here to download our August Newsletter.

Annual Survey 2019-2020 Report

Posted: Aug 19, 2020

Thank you our dear members for the valuable contribution in the annual survey 2019-2020. It contributed in an amazing way to shape our future plans in the ASSP Greater Chicago Chapter, and congratulations to the three winners of the sweepstake for this year!

 

 

You can also download a copy from the report, just click on the link below

ASSP-Greater-Chicago-Chapter-ANNUAL-SURVEY-REPORT-2019-2020-.pdf

COVID-19 

Posted: Apr 02, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the country, government agencies are working diligently to respond. Here are a few specific activities related to COVID-19:

  • OSHA has released a guidance document with recommendations for how employers should prepare their workplaces to mitigate the effects of COVID-19. While the document is not a standard or regulation, it is important to note that employers are required by the OSH Act to provide their employees with a workplace free of recognized hazards. View the document
  • OSHA has issued an alert with tips on how to protect yourself from the disease. View the alert
  • OSHA released temporary enforcement guidance in response to the shortage of N95 masks. The guidance aims to help increase the availability of N95 masks for healthcare providers. Read the guidance
  • OSHA has provided guidance requiring the recording and reporting of workplace exposures to COVID-19. Read our coverage
  • CDC has released interim guidance for employers to plan and respond to COVID-19. The agency is actively updating the guidance so be sure to check it regularly. Read the guidance
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