As our nation has confronted the COVID-19 pandemic, the American tugboat, towboat and barge industry has kept America’s essential goods and cargoes moving. The men and women of this industry continue to make vital contributions to our economy and security while navigating the challenges of this difficult time. AWO has produced this short video to tell that story.
AWO hosted its webinar Addressing COVID-19: Ask an Industrial Hygienist featuring your AWO staff and Dr. Christopher Kuhlman of the Center for Toxicology & Environmental Health (CTEH®). As a board-certified toxicologist (DABT) and industrial hygienist, Dr. Kuhlman specializes in toxicology, risk assessment, toxicity evaluations, and emergency response toxicology. Recently, he has been working with maritime employers to meet the ongoing challenges of the outbreak of COVID-19.
AWO hosted its webinar Addressing COVID-19: Preparedness Planning in Action! featuring your AWO staff and AWO member representatives discussing how their companies are meeting the challenges the ongoing outbreak of Novel Coronavirus poses for maritime employers. Need more information on COVID-19? Please visit americanwaterways.com/covid19 for applicable, AWO collated towing industry resources.