How to protect employees in extreme conditions

Season 1, Episode 15,  Jul 08, 2020, 08:59 AM

With the COVID-19 crisis forcing businesses to consider how they respond to new ways of working, Liam Sloan and Dr Mark Simpson are joined by Dr Bill Freeland to explore how people adapt to working environments further afield. From oilrigs to polar research stations, they discuss dealing with isolation, extremes of temperature, conflicts and natural disasters. This final podcast in the series examines:
 
• First-hand accounts of extreme working environments
 
• Recognising post-traumatic symptoms and rehabilitating employees
 
• The role of occupational health support in challenging environments
 
• Business liability and exposure in extreme environments
 
• Planning and preparation for emergency scenarios

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Hosted by Liam Sloan and Dr Mark Simpson.
With Dr Bill Freeland.
Produced by Nick Hilton for Podot.