COVID-19

Your health and safety is our number one priority. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, WSCC offices are closed to visitors. Visit our COVID-19 page for important service updates and to download Risk Assessments and Worksite Precaution Planning for COVID-19 for Employers.

Viruses and Colds in the Workplace

Publication Date: 
February 28 / 2020

Respiratory viruses like influenza and the common cold circulate regularly. They spread by coughing, sneezing, shaking hands with a sick person, or touching a contaminated surface and then touching your eyes, nose, or mouth. Using safe work practices can help reduce the spread of respiratory viruses in the workplace.