gguilford's blog

CDC Issues Guidance on large events and mass gatherings in the United States

Sun, 03/15/2020 - 20:37

Guidance as of 3/15/2020Large events and mass gatherings can contribute to the spread of COVID-19 in the United States via travelers who attend these events and introduce the virus to new communities. Examples of large events and mass gatherings include conferences, festivals, parades, concerts, sporting events, weddings, and other types of assemblies.

EPA Releases Supplemental Proposed Rule to the Proposed Rule on Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science

Thu, 03/12/2020 - 10:28

PA) announced the availability of a supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking (SNPRM) to the Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science proposed rule. EPA notes that the SNPRM “is not a new rulemaking; rather, it provides clarifications on certain terms and aspects of the 2018 proposed rule.” The SNPRM:

FEMA: Coronavirus: make infection control a priority

Sun, 03/08/2020 - 11:22

Details about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) are changing rapidly and it's easy to get information overload, but first responders need to be prepared to encounter possible cases. The immediate risk to the United States is still considered low; however, the potential public health threat globally and to this country is high.COVID-19 presents as a respiratory illness with mild to severe symptoms of fever, cough and shortness of breath.


Subscribe to RSS - gguilford's blog