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.
Cyber Security in a Work-From-Home Environment
September 25, 2020, 10:00 AM PDT (11:00 AM MDT)
This presentation will review best practices for cyber security for organizations with a significant amount of their employees working from home. Our panel will discuss 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.
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.
Safely Cleaning and Disinfecting School Facilities Webinar
July 23, 2020
July 20, 2020 As we prepare for school reentry across the country, implementing proper cleaning and disinfecting procedures in our facilities has become one of the primary focuses for promoting a safe environment for both staff and students.
HR Issues In a COVID-19 World - A Roundtable Discussion
July 14, 2020
July 10, 2020 With the pandemic causing unprecedented hurdles for organizations across the globe, ensuring your organization is remaining compliant with state, local, and federal laws and regulations is more difficult than ever. In this webinar, our Human Resources experts tackle some of the most frequently asked questions relating to the current climate of Human Resources and COVID-19 in a roundtable discussion.
Workers' Compensation Issues in a COVID-19 World - A Roundtable Discussion
June 26, 2020
June 26, 2020 This roundtable session comprised of HR and Workers’ Compensation subject matter experts tackles some of the most frequently asked questions relating to the current climate of Workers’ Compensation and COVID-19. Panel members also engage in discussion with attendees who seek guidance and clarification with regards to Workers’ Compensation matters specific to their organization.
New Title IX Regulations: Keeping Your School Compliant
June 24, 2020
June 24, 2020 The U.S. Department of Education has released the final rule containing numerous changes to Title IX regulations. The final rule is scheduled to go into effect on August 14, 2020. Poms & Associates has partnered with Cuddy & McCarthy, LLP and NMASBO to bring you a webinar discussing the changes to Title IX and how your institute can remain in compliance with the regulations.
The New Normal: Staying Safe Once Your Workplace Reopens
June 23, 2020
June 19, 2020 With organizations reopening their doors to employees and the public, concerns of what “the new normal” will look like moving forward are front and center. In this webinar, the Poms Risk Control Team addresses key considerations for your organization to ensure the safety of your employees, clients, customers, and students, including:
Transportation Safety in a Post-Stay-At-Home World
June 15, 2020
As stay-at-home restrictions are relaxed, more people will be traveling to their workplaces and out to stores, restaurants, and other public facilities. This increase in people out in public means an increase in cars on the road operated by unpracticed drivers and passengers taking public transportation such as city buses and subway/light rail systems.