Restoring occupancy of existing buildings that were shut down due to the COVID-19 virus or other reasons must be performed with strict safety procedures to mitigate the risk of exposure to infectious diseases, such as COVID-19.
This technical resource bulletin includes SMACNA’s recommended Guidelines to open existing buildings with more specific emphasis on the building’s HVAC System. Guidelines from the CDC to wear a face covering, keep at least a 6 ft. social distancing from other people and the regular washing of hands.
Topics include: Ventilation Rates, Filtration, HVAC Equipment, Owners, Project Management, TAB, and Indoor Air Quality.
TRB #01-20 SMACNA HVAC COVID-19 Guidance