Working from Home

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Working from home as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic may present safety considerations that might be overlooked, as the commercially maintained building or office is replaced by our home or residence.

Along with addressing the risk factors of our new home workstations, it’s equally important to evaluate other potential hazards that are usually taken care of by our workplace building managers.

These resources can be used to assist your home office-based staff with controlling risk factors that may lead to injury.


Home Safety Tips

Home Safety Checklist

Assessing My Home Office

10 Tips for a Perfect Office Fit Checklist

Business & Legal Resources (BLR) Office Dos and Don'ts Checklist

MEMIC Safety Net Blog: Remote Worker Safety and Ergonomics

Free Video: Protecting Yourself from COVID-19

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The safety resources on are just the tip of the MEMIC iceberg! Safety Director, our web-based tool, offers more safety know-how and access to and

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