The unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic beginning in March of 2020 provoked drastic changes in worldwide company operations. This pandemic put many businesses to the test in formulating meaningful strategies for successful operations while protecting their employees from virus exposure. Unfortunately, the pandemic produced a negative impact both via infections/fatalities and impeded economic conditions which compounded the damage toll.
While coronavirus provoked the first major pandemic of the 21st century, it likely won’t be the last. Companies should have a concrete set of guidelines to follow during pandemic outbreaks for the best possible set of outcomes both for staff and the business alike.
The purpose of this pandemic response policy is to provide procedures for organizations and employees to follow before, during and after pandemics strike. This policy can be customized as needed to fit the needs of your organization.