Bhubaneswar, June 30: Odisha government today announced the guidelines for the second phase of lockdown.
Here are the additional directives for work places:
Obligation of Heads of Offices: All offices, Government and Private, must ensure adherence to the SOP on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in offices issued by Department of H&FW, Government of Odisha dated 30th.lune 2020. Non-adherence to these guidelines will invite action under appropriate provisions of Disaster Management Act, 2005.
Work from home (WfH): As far as possible the practice of WfH should be followed.
Staggering of work/ business hours will be followed in offices, work places, shops, markets and industrial & commercial establishments.
Screening& hygiene: Provision for thermal screening, hand wash and sanitizer will be made at all entry and exit points and common areas frequent sanitization of entire workplace, common facilities and all points which come into human contact e.g. door handles, etc., will be ensured, including between shifts.
Physical distancing: All persons in charge of workplaces will ensure adequate distance between workers, adequate gaps between shifts, staggering the lunch breaks of staff, etc.