As the South Carolina Governor and SC Department of Health and Environmental Control closely monitor the emerging outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in our state, LLR is taking many actions and providing important information affecting our customers. Please see below.
Professional and Occupational Licensing Boards
LLR and its health professional boards are fully committed to expediting licensure during the public health emergency to ensure South Carolinians have access to all needed healthcare resources.
Below are those links regarding expedited licensure as well as other helpful links providing information about measures being taken by LLR’s other professional and occupational licensing boards.
Federal OSHA has issued new temporary guidance regarding the enforcement of OSHA’s Respiratory Protection standard aimed at ensuring healthcare workers have full access to needed N95 respiratory protection in light of anticipated shortages.
SC OSHA wants to ensure that all employers and employees in our state have access to important information about preparing workplaces for COVID-19 (coronavirus). Federal OSHA has published Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 to help companies respond in the event of coronavirus in the workplace.
All South Carolina Fire Academy classes scheduled through Sunday, May 17, 2020, have been postponed.