Ensure Duty-of-Care for Workers Traveling, Living Abroad
As terror threats, diseases, natural disasters and other dangers mount, employers must establish detailed plans for ensuring traveling employees’ well-being.
Protect Against Winter Weather Hazards, Storm Threats
Winter doesn’t officially begin until Dec. 21, but employers and workers need to prepare for and protect themselves against cold-weather hazards now—before the freezing temperatures and blizzards arrive.
Navy Yard Shooting: Resources to Help HR Deal with Violence at Work
The active shooter situation at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., reminds us once again of the problem of violence in the workplace. These SHRM resources can assist employers prevent and mitigate the risks of workplace violence.
Protecting Your Workplace in the Wake of the Navy Yard Shooting
What can employers do to prevent people with valid access to their worksites from doing harm?
Are You Prepared to Evacuate Your Workers with Disabilities?
Although employers are not required to have emergency evacuation plans under the Americans with Disabilities Act, if employers covered by the ADA opt to have such plans they are required to include people with disabilities
Managing Through Emergency and Disaster
Whether a natural disaster, such as the deadly floods in Colorado, or a manmade disaster, such as the shooting at the Navy Yard, it is critical that organizations have plans in place to manage operations during such times with minimal losses and disruptions in normal business flow.
SHRM's Disaster Recovery Resources
OSHA Tornado Recovery Guidelines
Keep Your Employees Safe During Disaster Cleanup
Business Continuity & Recovery After Disaster
Extreme Weather Blows Ill Wind for Small Businesses
SHRM Chapters, Members Quickly Moved to Tornado Recovery
Emergency Plans, Survival Instincts Kick In During Okla. Tornado
Employee Leave Eligibility and Natural Disasters
When Workplace Emergencies Raise Wage and Hour Issues
When Disaster Strikes: Pay, Leave and Related Issues
Employee Assistance Programs
Crowdfunding Among Ways Employers Can Help After Disasters
Managing Employee Assistance Programs
Requiring the Use of an EAP
Terrorism in the Workplace
How Employers Can Aid Victims After Disasters
Violence in the Workplace
Securing Against Random Workplace Violence
Domestic Violence at Work
ASIS/SHRM Workplace Violence Prevention and Intervention Standard
AEDs in the Workplace
Good Samaritan Laws in Emergencies
Preventing Workplace Fire Casualties
Safety Guides Targeted to Small Businesses
Small Businesses Lack Proper Safety Preparation