Controlling COVID-19 in the Workplace

Apply the Hierarchy of Controls

Focus on the most effective methods first and then move on to the next level of control. In all cases practice physical distancing, hand hygiene, and respiratory etiquette.

[Hierarchy of controls graphic]

Most effective -> Least effective

Elimination
Substitution
Engineering Controls
Administrative Controls
PPE NMM

Elimination and Substitution

Engineering Controls

Administrative Controls

Personal Protective Equipment

Non-Medical Masks (NMM)