RHP Risk Management’s coronavirus (COVID-19) page provides resources for workers, employers, and the general public about the evolving spread of the coronavirus. The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” and the disease it causes has been named “coronavirus disease 2019” (COVID-19).

The materials below include links and PDFs to interim guidance and practical resources for home, work, and community. Click to view additional resources from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and from the Occupational Safety and Health Organization (OSHA).

There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is avoidance. The virus is believed to be spread mainly person to person, by close contact with one another by infected individuals through coughing and sneezing. By practicing good personal hygiene, food handling, and limiting travel and crowds, one can decrease the spread of the virus.

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A Cultural Look at Pandemics, Vaccines, and Herd Mentality

Tracie L. Rose

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Valuing a Culture of ‘Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise*’ (*Benjamin Franklin)

Fred Boelter, CIH, PC, BCEE, FAIHA

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Leadership is Needed to Manage Risks During Good Times and Bad Times

Fred Boelter, CIH, PE, BCEE, FAIHA /              AIHA’s Larry Sloan, CAE

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Understanding Risks Requires Understanding Hazards and Changing Behaviors

Fred Boelter, CIH, PE, BCEE, FAIHA

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Managing the Risks Related to COVID-19

Fred Boelter, CIH, PE, BCEE, FAIHA

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Cleaning & Disinfecting Amid COVID-19, Health & Indoor Air Quality Implications

Jason Lang, CIH, CSP

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When Water Use Slows, Legionella Grows

Frank Pagone, PhD

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Septic Epidemic

Frank Pagone, PhD

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Does Your “Essential” Cannabis Business Operations Have COVID-19 Policies in Place?

Jason Lang, CIH, CSP

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Essential Services Amid COVID-19 “Shutdown”

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Lead Accumulation in Stagnant Water During COVID-19

Jackie Coreno / Luke Nienhaus, CIH

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Preparing Workplaces for Re-Entry

Jason Lang, CIH, CSP

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The Fomite Journey of SARS-CoV-2

Frank Pagone, PhD

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Safety & Health of a Remote Workforce

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Protecting Lone Workers in the Age of COVID-19 and Beyond

Ben Heckman, CIH, MPH

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Instilling Trust and Confidence in your Workforce

Ben Heckman, CIH, MPH

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Cleaning Products and COVID-19

Frank Pagone, PhD

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Pandemic Infectious Disease Plan: Returning to a New Normal

Jason Lang, CIH, CSP / Frank Pagone, PhD