Coronavirus and COVID-19 Prevention and Management

Coronaviruses are a large group of viruses that can cause illnesses ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS).

As a family, coronaviruses are common across the globe. Recently, a new strain of coronavirus was discovered that has not previously been identified in humans. This new coronavirus, sometimes referred to as the novel coronavirus, leads to Coronavirus disease, also known as COVID-19.

This program covers:

  • Common Symptoms
  • Who is at most risk?
  • How Coronaviruses are spread
  • Control Measures
  • Hand Washing
  • What to do if you experience symptoms

The objective of this program is to increase awareness of Coronaviruses in general, and COVID-19 more specifically, and by so doing, increase awareness of the standards for worker responsibility in observing and being active in daily safety procedures.

Following procedures that have been laid down will go a long way to protect you from infection.

RUNNING TIME: 10 Minutes