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Venue: Webinar Event Date: Mar 26, 2021 11:00 - Mar 26, 2021 13:00
Location: St. Croix St. John St. Thomas Water Island Virtual

Improving Walkability

for a Healthy & Resilient Territory:

Utilizing Walkability to Support

Workplace Safety and Increase Foot Traffic


The USVI Department of Health along with the US VI Walkability Institute and the UVICELL’s Safety in Paradise will host a webinar this Friday, March 26, 2021 beginning at 11:00 a.m. AST.

The webinar will discuss how as a business you can bridge the gap between safety and walkability.

At the end of the webinar, the audience will have a better understanding of

  • OSHA’s rule Walking-Working surface and Fall protection standards.
  • Preventative measures to reduce incidents,
  • The financial impact from injury to the employer.
  • The need to increase physical activity.
  • As an employer, how to design and create a safe environment to accommodate bikes, pedestrians walk from parking area to a building safely.
  • The need to implement a complete streets policy.

Who Should Attend?

  • Small Business owners
  • School administrators
  • Community organizations (Religious, non-profit)
  • Construction, developers, architects
  • Government planners and engineers
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