The COVID Vaccines are Here! Understand the Road Ahead for Your School
Now that the COVID Vaccines are here, how should you adapt your COVID health and safety plans, deal with vaccine hesitancy, and manage your staff and faculty. The public health experts from Fusion Cell discuss these and other issues.
Business COVID Health and Safety
Getting to Back to Work: A Proven Approach to Mitigating COVID-19 Risks for Employees and Customers
Learn what you need to do to get back to work, maximize business output, and maintain the highest possible safety levels.
How to Offer Safe Athletic Programs During COVID: A Discussion with School Heads
The public health experts from Fusion Cell and the Heads of School from Belmont Hill School and New Hampton School discuss how to create safe athletic programs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Competitive Athletic Programs During COVID: Finding the Right Approach for Your School
Learn how independent schools can evaluate the risks of specific athletics programs and the steps they can take to offer safe athletic programs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Changes in MA COVID Testing Protocols for Higher Ed and What They Mean for Your Boarding Program
In Nov 2020, Massachusetts issued new guidance for COVID-19 testing for higher ed facilities. Learn what the guidance is and how it affects boarding programs at independent schools.
COVID: HR Essentials for Independent Schools
Human resources can be challenging under normal circumstances. COVID-19 has introduced new complexities for managing faculty and staff in K-12 schools. Learn what actions independent schools should take to manage a safe environment for employees that does not create “Undue Hardships” for your school.
Airport Strategies for Operating in a COVID Climate and Beyond: NEC/AAAE Airport Recovery Summit
Learn how the Manchester Boston Regional Airport (MHT) designed and implemented a COVID health and safety plan for passengers, crews, tenants, and staff.
Business & Education COVID
An Analysis of COVID-19 Vaccinations and the Need for Post-Vaccination Risk Mitigation Protocols
When people start to get vaccinated, the need for risk mitigation protocols will still remain. Read this white paper to understand the limitations of the current vaccines and how to protect health and safety after people people have been vaccinated.
The Effectiveness of COVID Risk Mitigation Efforts in Schools: A Survey of Independent Schools
Fusion Cell surveyed independent schools in December 2020 to determine the effectiveness of various COVID risk mitigation strategies that were put in place in the Fall of 2020. This survey discusses those results.
The COVID School Safety Checklist: A Guide to Mitigating and Managing Risks
Learn the three major risk areas that every K-12 school needs to address in its COVID health and safety plan. The checklist describes the most important engineering controls, exclusion protocols, and behavioral modifications to implement.
How to Set Up Safe Athletic Programs During COVID: Considerations for Independent Schools
Learn the six risk phases for youth sports, how to assess the risk of each sport or activity, and how to progress from individual drills and conditioning to full competition between teams of different geographic areas.
An HR Survival Guide for COVID: A Guide for Independent Schools
Learn the current COVID-19 guidance related to HR and how to manage a safe environment for employees that does not create “Undue Hardships” for your school.
COVID Guidance Alerts
Interpretation of the CDC’s New Quarantine Guidance – Dec 2, 2020
The CDC modified it’s quarantine guidance to allow people without symptoms to return to work in 7 or 10 days, instead of waiting the full 14 days. In this brief, Fusion Cell’s public health tell businesses and schools not to move too fast on this guidance.
Fusion Cell Helps Manchester-Boston Regional Airport Tackle COVID-19
COVID health and safety planning.
The Lodges at Gettysburg Improves COVID-19
Health and Safety for Lodging and Events
COVID health and safety planning.
Videos and Podcasts
For Businesses: The Six Critical Components of a COVID Workplace Safety Plan
Learn the six components that every business should have in its COVID health and safety plan to create a safe and effective workplace.
For Schools: The Six Critical Components of a COVID-19 Health and Safety Plan
Learn the six major components every school should have in their COVID-19 health and safety plans to reduce infection.
For Schools: The Three Risk Reduction Controls That Keep Schools Safe During COVID
Learn how Engineering, Exclusion, and Administrative Controls will reduce the spread of COVID-19 on your campus.
COVID Health and Safety Planning at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport
Jack Heath of Good Morning New Hampshire talks with Ted Kitchens, Director of the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT), and Fusion Cell about the actions they took to sanitize the airport, ensure public safety and build consumer and employee confidence. These changes have likely changed airport sanitation forever.
NPR: The Origin of Fusion Cell’s COVID Health and Safety Services
Mike Switzer of NPR’s South Carolina Business Review Interviews Mike Klingshirn, MPH, CPH, PMP, Fusion Cell’s Director of Consulting Services