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Adult and Youth Sports COVID-19 Planning Checklist

October 7, 2020
A COVID-19 Preparedness & Safety Plan is required for adult and youth sports leagues:
 

Large Gathering Venue COVID-19 Event Planning Checklist

September 29, 2020
A COVID-19 Preparedness & Safety Plan is required for large gatherings at:
 
  • Events with 2,500 Fixed Seating Capacity or More that want to host an event or gathering for more than 250 people. These venues are capped at 10% of the venue’s total seated capacity. 
  • Trade Shows, Conferences, Conventions, Professional Seminars & Large Business Meetings in excess of 250 people, which are capped at a total of 1,000 total attendees and/or registrants.
 

Notice of Public Workshop to Solicit Comments on Proposed Regulation

September 16, 2020
LCB File No. R048-20
 
October 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
 
(THIS IS NOT A NOTICE OF INTENT TO ACT ON A REGULATION)
 

SCATS is Available for Your Businesses Reopening Planning

May 12, 2020

SCATS is offering assistance to Nevada business as they navigate reopening during COVID-19. It is important to have a well thought-out plan for reopening your workplace to ensure the health and wellbeing of your employees and your customers. We are available to help with you Reopening Plan as well as your Written Workplace Safety Guide. Below are some suggestions to follow as you plan ahead. Please also download a copy of our Reopening Planning Flyer

Nevada SCATS is Now Offering Free Online Workplace Health and Safety Courses

May 4, 2020

To expand our offerings and better equip Nevada’s workforce with necessary health and safety information and training amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, SCATS is now offering health and safety classes virtually. Shifting to virtual classes prevents the spread of COVID-19 and allows all Nevadans, not just those who live near a SCATS office or those who can travel to one, access to a range of free workplace safety classes.

Nevada SCATS Unveils New COVID-19 Informational Video for Grocery Store Safety

April 22, 2020

To protect the health and safety of all Nevadans, the Safety Consultation and Training Section (SCATS) of the State of Nevada’s Division of Industrial Relations has unveiled a new informational video containing key resources, current regulations and important workplace safety details for grocery stores amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nevada SCATS Unveils New COVID-19 Informational Video and Online Resources Page

April 8, 2020
The Safety Consultation and Training Section (SCATS) of the State of Nevada’s Division of Industrial Relations has created a new informational video containing key resources, current regulations and important workplace safety details to ultimately protect the safety and health of Nevada’s essential workforce during the current pandemic. The video resides on SCATS’ new COVID-19 resources page, which is designed to keep Nevada’s employers and employees updated on the latest information and guidance surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.  
 

IMPORTANT: Social Distancing Protocols for Mining, Construction, and Manufacturing

March 19, 2020
 
Please review the important memorandum available below that provides guidelines for the management of staff and labor in the mining, construction, and manufacturing industry sectors. This memorandum supports and enhances Governor Steve Sisolak’s March 18, 2020 document titled, “Nevada Health Response COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Initiative.”
 

OSHA Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

March 11, 2020
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has released guidance, recommendations, and descriptions of mandatory safety and health standards regarding workplace preparation for COVID-19. Please download and review the details via the link below.
 
 

SCATS Awards Austin General Contracting with Prestigious Safe Partner Award

March 4, 2020

The Safety Consultation and Training Section (SCATS) of the State of Nevada’s Division of Industrial Relations recently recognized the Las Vegas-based general contractor and subcontracting company, Austin General Contracting (AGC), for receiving the Safe Partner Award. The Safe Partner Award is awarded to organizations that use the full-service consultation and training services provided by SCATS. The Safe Partner Award is designed to increase safety awareness and strengthen the safety culture within the workplace.

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