Protecting Your Building and Business Against COVID-19
Reducing the Transmission Risk of COVID-19 and Other Infectious Aerosols in Your Building
At the time of this writing, the World Health Organization reports over 120 million cases and over 2.6 million deaths around the globe attributed to COVID-19. Since most people spend more than 80 percent of their time indoors, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system modifications that can reduce the quantity and virility of infectious aerosols in occupied spaces can help lower the risk of indoor transmissions. This presentation will review the primary strategies that can be used to enable the HVAC system to provide better indoor air quality and reduce transmission risks associated with, COVID-19 and other infectious diseases. Presented by: Sonya M. Pouncy, CEM, LEED-AP, CMVP
Reducing the Liability Risks of COVID-19 and Other Infectious Aerosols in Your Building
This presentation will review various legal, insurance and related business risks being encountered in the post-Covid environment by property owners, managers, tenants and other business owners and employers. The topics will include real estate and employment related compliance and insurance issues, as well as suggested steps for businesses to implement in order to prevent, manage, or reduce the exposures of the identified risks. Presented by: John Sier
This webinar will be recorded and available on-demand shortly after the live webinar.
Sonya M. Pouncy, CEM, LEED-AP, CMVP
Building Vitals, LLC
Sonya M. Pouncy, CEM, LEED-AP, CMVP, has 20+ years of experience in the HVAC industry. She began her career selling commercial HVAC equipment for Carrier. Since then, she has worked with manufacturer’s representatives, utilities and consultants. Her firm, Building Vitals, helps facility managers capture and use building level data to identify, understand and bridge the gap between where their building performance is and where they want it to be. Sonya is a past president of the Detroit Chapter of ASHRAE and currently chairs the ad hoc Joint Michigan ASHRAE Chapters’ COVID-19 Task Force.
Principal - Commercial and Construction Practice Group
John Sier heads the Commercial and Construction Practice Group at the Kitch Firm concentrating his practice in dispute avoidance and resolution of commercial, health care and construction contract issues for clients in various industries. He received his Juris Doctor and Master of Arts in Mass Communication and Journalism from Drake University Law School and Graduate School in 1986, and his A.B. in Political Science and Communications from Loyola University of Chicago in 1983. He has published and presented on construction, health care and commercial issues across the country.
One (1) HR (General) recertification credit hour for PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute.
One (1) PDC for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.