In the event of an influenza pandemic, employers will play a key role in protecting employees' health and safety, as well as, limiting the impact it may have on the economy. Planning for a pandemic influenza by business and industry is essential to minimize a pandemic's impact. Companies that provide critical infrastructure services also have a special responsibility to plan for continued operation in a crisis and should plan accordingly. As with any catastrophe, having a contingency plan is essential. This poster includes the differences between pandemic influenza and Avian Influenza, planning for a pandemic, how a pandemic could affect workplaces, how influenza spreads between people, how to protect employees and customers and much more. The Occupational Risk Pyramid for pandemic influenza serves as a quick way to identify your industries risk to exposure. Display this poster in the workplace as a way to inform and protect your employees.