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CDC: Updated Guidance on Quarantine Length for those Vaccinated, but Exposed to COVID-19

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its “employment setting” guidance for fully vaccinated, asymptomatic individuals who have come in close contact with someone with COVID-19. The CDC does not recommend isolation, but does strongly suggest that the individual get tested within 3-5 days of the exposure. It is also recommended that they…

Department of Labor

DOL: Guidance on Protecting Workers from Wildfires and Smoke

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Click here to read the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) guidance regarding the protection of workers in the Pacific Northwest from the dangers of wildfires and smoke …

OSHA: Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) – COVID-19 Log

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Click here to view the Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s (OSHA’s) recommendations regarding the establishment and maintenance of a “COVID-19 Log” …

HRWS (Chart): Tracking Unemployment Rate Changes from May to June 2021

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Click the link below to view the HR Workplace Services (HRWS) Chart, tracking Unemployment Rate Changes from May to June 2021 (statistically significant states): Click here to view the HRWS Unemployment Chart, May-June.2021 About HRWS HR Workplace Services, Inc. (HRWS) partners with the nation’s top insurance brokers and agencies providing their clients with best-in-class services for…

Fully Vaccinated Americans May Enter Canada, Beginning August 9, 2021

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Beginning August 9, 2021, fully vaccinated citizens and permanent residents of the U.S. will be permitted to enter Canada. This coming after a 19-month ban on non-essential travel into Canada in an effort to control the spread of COVID-19. International travelers may also be allowed to enter Canada beginning Sept. 7, 2021. However, entry to…

DOL: Advises Pacific Northwest Employers to Protect Workers from Heat

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Click here to view the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) direction for employers to protect workers from the dangers of heat illness …

EBSA: CyberSecurity Program Best Practices

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Click here to read the Employee Benefits Security Administration’s new guidance on best practices for the U.S. Department of Labor’s workplace CyberSecurity program …

OSHA: Hurricane Preparedness and Response Guidance

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Click here to read the Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s (OSHA’s) guidance on Hurricane Preparedness and Response Guidance …

OSHA: ETS, COVID-19 Healthcare Worksite Checklist & Hazard Analysis

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Click here to view the Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s (OSHA’s) new Emergency Temporary Standard COVID-19 Healthcare Worksite Checklist & Employee Job Hazard Analysis …

DOL: Hazard Awareness After Tropical Storm Elsa

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Click here to view the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) urgent guidance to be aware of hazards post tropical storm, Elsa …

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