With the onset of COVID-19 in 2020, Riverfork Federal Credit Union in Grand Forks, North Dakota, spent three months helping customers using only its drive-thru. Leadership at the credit union knew that in order to reopen the lobby, changes would need to take place to ensure the health and safety of Riverfork’s employees and customers. One of the primary areas of focus would be the teller line, a high-traffic area that hosted human interaction nine hours a day.
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Recent North Dakota COVID Mandate Calls For Increased Safety Measures, ArmorBoss™ Shields Provide A Solution For Business Owners
With increasing restrictions and mandates in place as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic – including the recent executive order from North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum – workplace safety is more important than ever. Business owners are being urged to take steps to further mitigate the transmission of germs, and for companies that utilize workspace cubicles, ArmorBoss™ Cubicle Shields are the perfect solution.
With the summer of 2020 coming to a close and the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to cause problems, it was time for staff members of Manvel Public School (K-8) in Manvel, ND, to prepare for the upcoming school year. After evaluating the classrooms and facilities, it became clear that changes needed to be made in order to ensure the health and safety of students, parents and teaching staff.
When employees at Vaaler Insurance’s headquarters in Grand Forks, ND, returned to the office, it became obvious that some changes needed to be made to the work environment to ensure the health and safety of their team and their customers. Protective shields were an important part of this plan, and the timing couldn’t have been better for their decision makers to learn about PS Public Protection™ and its new line of ArmorBoss™ protective shields.
ArmorBoss™ Shields And Sneeze Guards Qualify For New Economic Resiliency Grant From The North Dakota Department Of Commerce
The North Dakota Department of Commerce has a new grant opportunity for North Dakota businesses that make improvements to their facilities aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19. Developed to improve customer confidence in the marketplace, the Economic Resiliency Grant will award up to $50,000 per eligible business and up to $100,000 for those with multiple locations. Eligible expenses must be direct investments to reduce the spread of infection, such as improvements that create a distance between customers and employees. This means that grant funds can be used for ArmorBoss™ protective shields and sneeze guards from PS Public Protection™.
PS Industries® Incorporated’s newest division, PS Public Protection, is introducing a wide range of solutions to make public spaces and workplaces safer and more prepared for the unknown. PS Public Protection’s first undertaking is the ArmorBoss line of products that allow safe, face-to-face communication to take place while limiting the transmission of germs.