Risk Control Services Webinar Series
Poms & Associates Risk Control Services will be providing free weekly webinars aimed at managers and supervisors to answer your questions regarding safety, security, and more!
Please join us for the following free webinars that will help you navigate this challenging situation.
An Updated Guide to Properly Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Facilities for COVID-19
May 21, 2021 10:00AM PDT (11:00AM MDT)
As states are reopening, proper cleaning and disinfecting procedures will be a key component to making your employees, clientele, and students feel safe as we move back to a more normal way of life. Poms & Associates has partnered with representatives from Mooring USA to discuss the latest CDC guidance on cleaning and disinfecting procedures, safe chemical handling procedures, and other best practices for businesses and schools.
Challenges of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) During COVID-19
November 9, 2020
November 6, 2020 The proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has always been important for keeping employees safe from potential hazards in the workplace, and the pandemic has reinforced importance, especially for respiratory protection. Unfortunately, as a side effect of the increased demand for respiratory PPE we have also seen a rise in counterfeit products on the market.
Mental Health for Remote Work
October 23, 2020
October 23, 2020 As many continue to work and attend school remotely, the line between work and personal time is more blurred than ever. The Poms Risk Control team discusses the importance of mental health and self-care during the pandemic.
California Legislative Update
October 9, 2020
October 09, 2020 A flurry of new bills have been enacted by the California Legislature regarding employer obligations and the COVID-19 pandemic. The Poms Risk Control team discusses the impact this legislation will have on California organizations and what you need to do to maintain compliance.
Legal & Regulatory Update - COVID-19 and Beyond
October 2, 2020
October 02, 2020 The Poms & Associates Risk Control team holds a roundtable discussion addressing regulatory and best practices updates both related and not related to the pandemic from the U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA), Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and other state, federal and local agencies.
Cyber Security in a Work-From-Home Environment
September 25, 2020
September 25, 2020 This presentation reviews best practices for cyber security for organizations with a significant amount of their employees working from home. Our panel discusses important issues with managing network vulnerabilities, access points, virtual meeting platforms, and more.
Everyday Ergonomics for Remote Workers
September 11, 2020
This presentation will review ergonomic items such as job task analysis, review of the importance of breaks/stretches, and an overview of general ergonomic principles for anyone working at home or any other remote scenario. We will also show and discuss examples of modified home workspaces created with limited or no budget to help you design a safer setup for everything from home offices to student virtual learning environments.
Returning to Work Under California's New Tier System
September 11, 2020
Returning to Work Under California's New Tier System The California Department of Public Health has introduced a new tiered framework that lays out the measures for loosening and tightening restrictions on activities and business openings during the pandemic.
COVID-19 Regulatory Updates and Best Practices
August 25, 2020
August 21, 2020 On July 15, 2020, Virginia became the first state to issue mandatory COVID-19 workplace safety rules. The Virginia emergency temporary standard will be the first to go beyond OSHA’s non-mandatory guidance and establish minimum virus protection requirements.
Balancing Heat Illness Protections and COVID-19
August 13, 2020
August 7, 2020 Heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year and even more heat-related illnesses. Employers must now protect workers from both COVID-19 and heat illness as the National Weather Service has issued extreme heat warnings in numerous states over the past several months.
Best Practices for Safety and Security During Civil Unrest
July 27, 2020
July 24, 2020 Since May 26, 2020, large scale protests have been occurring in cities across the United States. While many have remained peaceful, instances of violence breaking out are not unheard of. In this webinar, our Poms Security Consultants discuss measures you can take to keep yourself, your business, and your school safe in potentially dangerous scenarios.