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This Version Posted: May 21, 2020

COVID-19 has changed all parts of life, especially the way we work. As more workplaces and businesses reopenemployers and employees alike must adjust to the ‘new normal’ of staying safe and healthy on the job during this pandemic.

Now more than ever, following public health guidelines and protective measures in your workplace are vital to stop the spread of COVID-19. You and your customers/clients deserve no less!

This page provides guidance and links to resources on how to make your workplace safer during COVID-19. No matter where and how you work, make these measures part of your business!  

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For Employers

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For Employees

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Health Unit Support for Workplaces

Search this website for current information and resources about important public health measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19, including videos and printable resources 

  • For specific COVID-19 related questions and concerns, contact the Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577, ext. 5020 or info@hkpr.on.ca 
  • Call the Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577, ext. 5006, if you have concerns involving any of the following:   
    • Child Care Facilities 
    • Recreational Camps 
    • Personal Services Settings (including mobile and home-based settings) 
    • Tanning Salons 
    • Facilities Providing Indoor Recreational Programs Including Indoor Public Pools and Whirlpools 
    • Food Premises, including restaurants 
    • Theatres and Cinemas (including drive-ins) 
    • Trailer Parks 
    • Schools (Public and Private) 

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If you have questions about COVID-19, you can contact the Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577 x5020 or email at info@hkpr.on.ca