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Ohio’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership Highlights PPE Resources for Marion’s Manufacturers
The challenges caused by COVID-19 have undoubtedly altered the way every industry operates. The Marion business community is witnessing this firsthand in manufacturing facilities. As businesses and organizations return to work throughout the summer, it’s essential that safety precautions are followed to ensure the health and safety of Marion’s workforce — and the broader community. Ohio’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership, housed at Columbus State Community College, recently held a free webinar for manufacturing partners across the community. In conjunction with Marion Public Health, speakers shared best practices as employees return to work along with available resources businesses could utilize to navigate the new industry landscape.
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