Utah Manufacturers Association Webinars

The UMA Webinar Series provides manufacturers up to date information on a variety of interest topics that affect the manufacturing industry in Utah.

8.4.20 - 5 Ways to Protect Your Workforce in the COVID-19 Era

In this webinar, Doctor Mark Roberts, Attorney Chuck Palmer and Certified Industrial Hygienist Dave Roskelly discuss workforce and manufacturing facility safety challenges in developing an environment that is sustainable and restores productivity, including the science of COVID-19, employer policies, employee screening, training, facility layout, workplace sanitation, regulatory compliance, and crisis management.

Key points include:

*  Understanding the science to design a control plan

*  Best Employee Practices, Employer Protection, Training

*  Facility and Equipment Sanitation, Preventive Controls

*  Regulatory Requirements

*  Crisis Management and Legal Ramifications



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6.12.20 - What Utah Manufacturers Need to Know to Manage Covid-19

The University of Utah School of Medicine’s Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational and Environmental Health created an important Covid-related presentation for Utah’s manufacturing companies. Racheal M. Jones, PhD, CIH, an industrial hygienist and exposure scientist, authored the presentation in conjunction with the Utah Industry Resource Alliance and its members, including the Utah Manufacturers Association.

We will cover:

  • What to do when an employee tests positive
  • Best practices relating to employees falling into Covid-realted high risk categories
  • What symptoms to educate your employees about
  • Current lengths of times the virus lives on surfaces
  • Preventing the spread of Covid-19 at your facilities
  • Employee screening methods
  • Social distancing examples in manufacturing facilities
  • Cleaning protocol recommendations
  • Utah liability law updates relating to Covid-19
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4.7.20 - CARES Act featuring U.S. Senator Mike Lee

On April 7, U.S. Senator Mike Lee talked to UMA Members and friends about the recently passed CARES Act. U.S. Senator Mike Lee and his team answered questions about this legislation and other actions from Washington that could impact your business.



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3.25.20 - Managing Your Supply Chain In Uncertain Times

Discussion on how Utah manufacturers can stabilize their supply chain and work their way through the COVID-19 crisis. Casey Adams (President) and Brian Bowers (COO) from VisibleSCM discussed best practices for managing inbound supply chain, inventory, outbound logistics, and communication with your customers, vendors, and employees.


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