COVID-19 Resources from AIHA
AIHA is providing the following resources, created and vetted by the AIHA member community, for public use during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
America’s Workplace Health and Safety Experts
The recommendations here are made by America's workplace health and safety (OHS) experts, the industrial hygienists of the American Industrial Hygiene Association. For more than 80 years, AIHA has been helping industries around the world protect workers from short and long-term illness and injury on the job.
What is an Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety Expert?
Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety (OEHS) experts are scientists and professionals committed to protecting the health and safety of people where they work: the often “invisible heroes” of workers around the world. What is historically known as Industrial Hygiene (IH), OEHS experts practice the science of anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, controlling and confirming environmental factors in the workplace to prevent illness and injury for workers and their communities.
AIHA is not legally responsible and shall be held harmless from all claims, causes of action, and demands, whatsoever, any third party may incur on account of damage, loss or injury resulting from adhering to these guidelines.
These guidance documents were primarily developed for those smaller business that don't have readily available occupational and environmental health and safety resources, and designed to help business owners, employers, employees and consumers implement science-backed procedures for limiting the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19. They are subject to any local, state, or federal directives, laws, or orders about operating a business and should only be used if they do not conflict with any such orders. These documents are subject to revision and shall be updated accordingly.