CROSH Director Dr. Sandra Dorman will be presenting at this event on the topic of “Masks: Breaking the Chain of Infection in the Workplace.” Her presentation will review the theory behind the ‘Chain of Infection’ as a model for preventing the spread of disease. It will highlight the role that masks play in preventing the spread of disease, including a discussion on the proper use of masks, their limitations, and a comparison of mask types, with a focus on the differences between surgical masks and respirators. This discussion will be in the context of the industrial workforce.
Dr. Dorman presents at 10am.
Free online one-day conference features important health and safety topics
- ‘Prevent’ focuses on high-risk industry hazards to prevent injury and illness in the workplace.
- ‘Discover’ highlights the latest innovations and programs in mining health and safety.
- ‘Renew’ features mental health and wellness strategies for a safe and healthy mind and body.
- ‘Protect’ explores best practices and lessons learned to effectively protect the workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic.