COVID-19: What Precautions Does My Organization Need to Take?

The World Health Organization said the risk that Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) will spread and have a global impact is now “very high,” raising its assessment for the coronavirus disease that’s now been found in more than 50 countries.¹

When it comes to COVID-19, it is important you understand who is at risk. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) is the best source for finding the most up to date information on what is known about the virus and what you can do to protect your organization.

The CDC’s Coronavirus Information Includes:

  • Symptoms & Prevention
  • Risk Assessment
  • Response Planning Information
  • School and Healthcare Provider Specific Information

What to Do:
Take action now to prepare your organization. Learn more about what you can do to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

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1 https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019


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