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Addressing Employee COVID Concerns featuring HIOSH, Legal, and Risk Management Perspectives


August 25, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Live virtual event


Hawaii Occupational Health & Safety (HIOSH) has reported an increase in employee complaints related to COVID in the Workplace. Join us for this interactive session where you will hear directly from experts representing HIOSH, Legal, and Risk Management perspectives.   They will discuss common employee issues, what employers can legally do, how to minimize risk in the workplace, and what an employer can expect if a complaint is made.

Learning outcomes for this webinar include:
1. Understanding common workplace COVID complaints by employees.
2. If a complaint is filed, what to expect in a HIOSH investigation.
3. Best practices to minimize risk in the workplace.
4. Legal issues and what an employer must be aware of.

This session is pre-approved for SHRM and HRCI professional development credits.


Alan Yamamoto, Consultation Program Manager, HIOSH

Alan Yamamoto has been with the Hawaii Occupational Safety and Health Division (HIOSH), for the past 20 years. He spent his first eleven-and-a-half years with the Enforcement Branch of the Division, specializing in Occupational Health. Eight and a half years ago, Alan moved to the Consultation & Training Branch of the Division, where he could better utilize his knowledge and assist employers in creating a safe and healthful workplace, rather than citing and penalizing them.




Brent Daub, Senior Founding Partner & Trial Attorney, Gilson Daub

Brent Daub is a founding partner of the law firm, Gilson Daub, that focuses on Workers' Compensation Defense, General Liability Defense, and Subrogation Recovery in Hawai‘i and five states in the mainland U.S. The firm represents insurance carriers, third party administrators (TPA), employers, self-insureds, and municipalities/public entities. Brent earned his Juris Doctorate (JD) and Master’s degree in Dispute Resolution from Pepperdine University School of Law.



Joey Barroso, Risk Consultant, Atlas Insurance Agency

Joey Barroso is a Risk Consultant with Atlas Insurance Agency. He originally began his career in the Commercial Insurance, Property and Casualty division. He brings Corporate Wellness experience along with professional experience in Human Resources, Operations, and Retail. Coupled with his client relationship background, Joey sees his transition to the Risk Control and Claims Management unit as a natural path. Joey earned his Bachelor of Science in Sociology and his MBA from Boise State University. He is a licensed producer, OSHA certified in both General Industry and Construction, and recently received his Associate in General Insurance (AINS) designation.



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