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.
AWO, in accordance with CDC guidelines, cancels the 2020 Spring Convention and Barge-In. To learn more about how to prepare your company for COVID-19, register for the AWO webinar “Addressing COVID-19: Preparedness Planning in Action.” Information on the cancellations and registration can be found here.
As the novel coronavirus continues to spread in the United States and globally, AWO has produced an updated COVID-19 planning guide as a resource to assist you in developing and implementing a COVID-19 contingency plan to protect your workforce while ensuring continuity of operations.
Read about AWO’s release of a COVID-19 Contingency Planning Guide, AWO’s announcement of securing an equivalency for visual distress signals on river routes, and more in this edition of the AWO Letter.