Brasilian Quality Academy
They could learn a few things by looking to others for example to give this return to work an increased level of success and safety.
For those interested, I have required procedures and practices documented meeting the below Singapore return to work requirements.
Within your core practices, your first two points include words like essential, frivolous, necessary, and inconsequential. The Project Management practitioner would characterize that as Scope, the management of which is critical to the success of any project, program, or portfolio.
The introduction of non-essential items would be referred to as Scope Creep; all of which must be controlled within our dwellings and households, neighbourhoods, communities, municipalities or counties, and society at large. If we have redundancy, can we free up some of our surplus to help those who have gone without? It is in our interest to secure the health and well-being of those surrounding us or within our proximity, so we must revisit our own virtues and ideals.
If we find our work to be inconsequential or non-essential, how can we convert or transform our contributions to support those who are already overworked? I have seen this with the conversion of breweries into producers of sanitizers, or industrial manufacturers into medical device producers.
If the Scope is prioritized, we can procure or acquire resources and define our schedules. The Pandemic will be addressed and resolved in stages, each with its own distinct challenges and expectations.