Business leaders share their experience
On August 26, 2020, Workplace Safety North hosted a webinar, “COVID-19 Conversations: Maintaining a Respectful Workplace as Businesses Re-open,” as part of the free monthly Feed Your Brain lunch and learn webinar series to discuss the most pressing issues we are all facing.
In this webinar you learn from community business leaders who share their return to the workplace plans, and discuss how they will foster a respectful and inclusive workplace during the pandemic.
Helen Francis, CEO and President of the YMCA of Northeastern Ontario
Paul Andre, CEO and President of Workplace Safety North
Maintaining respect in the workplace for businesses re-opening
Importance of organizational values and vision to guide expectations
Demonstrating commitment to employees’ mental health and wellbeing
Preventing harassment and discrimination
Tangible takeaways and lessons learned
The webinar is hosted by Angele Poitras, WSN Community Engagement Specialist and Certified Psychological Health and Safety Advisor.
Mental health and wellness:
e-mental health supports and access to virtual counselling services to everyone in Canada – Government of Canada
Past COVID-19 Conversations recordings and resources: