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Protecting Your Multicultural Workforce From Infectious Disease
Meeting Full
April 13, 2023
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM CT
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Live Virtual Classroom
0.30 Continuing Education Units

Occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals are expected to prevent both workplace injuries and illnesses. Pandemics and community-wide outbreaks of infectious diseases such as COVID-19 underscore why you need to understand infectious diseases and recognize the measures your organization can implement to prevent their spread in the workplace. During the pandemic, workers of color experienced much higher hospitalization and death rates than white workers. Gain expert insight on why your multicultural workforce has a higher likelihood of exposure to infectious disease and learn practical preventive strategies you can implement to protect the safety and health of all workers.

What You Will Learn

  • Review how infectious diseases like COVID-19 present challenges that can make your organization’s multicultural workforce more vulnerable to illness and fatality.
  • Gain deeper understanding of how values, culture and beliefs can create communication barriers to preventing...
  • List Price: Free