OSHA Releases ETS on COVID-19 and Healthcare Facility Ventilation Requirements

June 10, 2021

OSHA’s recently presented Emergency Temporary Standard on COVID-19 (ETS) describes specific requirements for healthcare facility ventilation systems. The requirements apply to employers who own or control buildings or structures with an existing heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system(s) where employees provide healthcare services or healthcare support services. If your company provides HVAC services for an affected employer, the ventilation provision in the ETS may be helpful. LEARN MORE

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