Covid 19/ Novel Coronavirus safety plan

Covid 19/ Novel Coronavirus Safety Plan

Hello Everyone,

For the health of our community-

OSH COVID19 Safety Plan (updated on 5/14/20)

The OSH will follow the following precautions to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus:

Office Protocol

  • DO NOT come to the office ill
  • Wash hands for a full 20 seconds upon entering and exiting the building
  • Wipe down surfaces before leaving. Surfaces include bathroom facilities, door handles, computer keyboards and mouse, railings, tabletops, etc.
  • Cover coughs
  • DO NOT shake hands, hug or be within 6 feet of other individuals
  • Wear a face mask when in the presence of others
  • Purchase and encourage the use of sanitizer for each office and common space
  • When using common areas, disinfect all areas, especially the bathroom
  • DO NOT gather in any given space of more than is recommended by the State
  • Keep at least 6 feet between people
  • Volunteers and auxiliary personnel should refrain from coming into the office unless it is their designated office day


  • Work from home when possible
  • When possible, arrange phone or virtual meetings. Avoid in-person meetings
  • Check voicemail and email remotely on a daily basis
  • Only come to the office on designated office days or when otherwise scheduled


  • Gather in groups of no more than is recommended by the State of VT
  • Wear gloves when using communal tools
  • Keep a distance of at least 6 feet between each person
  • Wear face masks when in groups of 2 or more

Reassessment of Health Recommendations

  • Follow the recommendations made by the VT Health Department and CDC
  • Reassess new health recommendations monthly and make changes to this plan accordingly


Thank you!

Molly Veysey, Executive Director