COVID-19 Resources

Volunteers at AIHA-RMS have taken the time to collect various resources that we as Industrial Hygienists may find useful or interesting. The following topics and webpages are not in any order of importance and are for your use. If you have suggestions of other resources that our membership may find useful, you may email us at [email protected].

All Things Respiratory Protection Related

FDA Respiratory Protection

https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/personal-protective-equipment-infection-control/n95-respirators-and-surgical-masks-face-masks

Use Strategies and Decontamination

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/respirators-strategy/index.html

https://www.n95decon.org/

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/hcwcontrols/recommendedguidanceextuse.html

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/ppe-strategy/decontamination-reuse-respirators.html

Selection and use

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npptl/pdfs/UnderstandDifferenceInfographic-508.pdf

Counterfeit

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npptl/usernotices/counterfeitResp.html

https://multimedia.3m.com/mws/media/1803670O/fraudulent-activity-price-gouging-and-counterfeit-products.pdf

https://www.fda.gov/consumers/health-fraud-scams/fraudulent-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-products

Fit testing

https://www.osha.gov/memos/2020-04-03/enforcement-guidance-respiratory-protection-and-n95-shortage-due-coronavirus

https://www.osha.gov/memos/2020-04-08/expanded-temporary-enforcement-guidance-respiratory-protection-fit-testing-n95

https://www.osha.gov/memos/2020-03-14/temporary-enforcement-guidance-healthcare-respiratory-protection-annual-fit

 

Households and Consumer Information

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/disinfecting-your-home.html

https://openwho.org/courses/introduction-to-ncov

http://npic.orst.edu/factsheets/antimicrobials.pdf

https://www.fda.gov/food/food-safety-during-emergencies/food-safety-and-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19

https://www.fda.gov/food/food-safety-during-emergencies/shopping-food-during-covid-19-pandemic-information-consumers

http://npic.orst.edu/ingred/ptype/amicrob/covid19.pdf

 

Federal Government – Main Resource Pages

OSHA

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/

EPA

https://www.epa.gov/coronavirus

EPA Registered disinfectants for SARS-CoV-2 https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/list-n-disinfectants-use-against-sars-cov-2

NIOSH

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/emres/2019_ncov.html

CDC

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/respirator-use-faq.html

https://www.cdc.gov/ncird/index.html?referringSource=articleShare

https://www.cdc.gov/csels/index.html?referringSource=articleShare

CDC Print resources

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/print-resources.html?Sort=Date%3A%3Adesc&CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fcommunication%2Ffactsheets.html

CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)

https://www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/Emergency/EPRO/Current-Emergencies/Current-Emergencies-page

FDA

https://www.fda.gov/emergency-preparedness-and-response/counterterrorism-and-emerging-threats/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19

NIH

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/research/coronavirus/

https://tools.niehs.nih.gov/wetp/covid19worker/

https://www.niaid.nih.gov/

State Government Links

State Policy Tracker

https://www.multistate.us/pages/covid-19-policy-tracker

CDPHE

https://covid19.colorado.gov/

Wyoming

https://health.wyo.gov/publichealth/infectious-disease-epidemiology-unit/disease/novel-coronavirus/covid-19-map-and-statistics/

Associations

AIHA resource page

https://synergist.aiha.org/202005-covid-and-the-industrial-hygienist

https://www.aiha.org/public-resources/consumer-resources/coronavirus_outbreak_resources

ACGIH resource page

https://www.acgih.org/coronavirus

ASHRAE resource page

https://www.ashrae.org/technical-resources/resources

Resources specific for employers and employees

https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3990.pdf

http://www.bccdc.ca/Health-Info-Site/Documents/COVID-19-guidelines-industrial-camps.pdf

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDFGVom5QUM&feature=youtu.be&utm_source=ACGIH&utm_campaign=ec896cfb0e-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_02_25_05_03_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e0322abe6a-ec896cfb0e-342761057

https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/sites/default/files/documents/coronavirus-SARS-CoV-2-guidance-environmental-cleaning-non-healthcare-facilities.pdf

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/disinfecting-building-facility.html

General: COVID-19 Awareness, Prevention for individuals, communities, employers, schools, etc.

http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLT_17EKfUZD9NnXdBpWTfmqbZpvnwE_S7

Resources specific for health care

https://emergency.cdc.gov/coca/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koMloqlPNyU&feature=youtu.be

https://www.nahc.org/

 Colorado Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management

http://www.coemergency.com/

Statistics related to the COVID-19 Illness

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/vsrr/COVID19/index.htm

https://covidtracking.com

https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/data/new-cases

https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-updates/cases-in-us.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fcases-in-us.html

https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/

https://covid19.who.int/

Consolidated news sources

https://www.cidrap.umn.edu/covid-19/preparedness-and-response/business

Geek Out on Science

https://synbiobeta.com/about/

https://synbiobeta.com/podcast/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kkw_x8Nk17Y&t=3s

https://vimeo.com/397657805?ref=fb-share&1&fbclid=IwAR1Jk-hJ0JP4S7809y6bzbtPewOxFOlvpODyKXEHY4gYEpNjJ-ii639pQkk

https://nextstrain.org/ncov/global

Research – Literature on COVID-19

https://covid19-evidence.paho.org

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/research/coronavirus/