The COVID-19 pandemic has truly changed the world. Businesses, in particular, have been hit hard — whether it’s being short-staffed due to employees getting the virus, moving to a remote work environment or having to implement new protocols and processes to keep everyone safe.

As the virus continues to spread and evolve, many businesses (and their employees) are wondering when to go back to work after COVID. For those businesses who do choose to return to in-person work, there are many factors to consider as far as ensuring the workplace will be safe. If your business is still struggling to find its footing in this COVID-19 era, don’t worry! Below are some tips on how your business can protect its employees after asking them to return to in-person work.