Guidance on Workplace Practices

CDC - Considerations for Wearing Masks

Description:

Guidance on the effectiveness of masks, who should and should not wear a mask, and information on the various types of facce coverings available. 

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 08/11/20

Ending Home Isolation - Interim Guidance

Description:

Guidance on when to end home isolation of patients with COVID-19. 

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 08/11/20

Contractor Screening of Construction Workers

Description:

Guidance on how to screen workers in the construction industry for COVID-19 while remaining in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). 

Source: North America’s Building Trades Unions and CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 08/11/20

OSHA - Revised Enforcement Guidance for Recording Cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-2019)

Description:

This memorandum provides updated interim guidance to Compliance Safety and Health Officers (CSHOs) for enforcing the requirements of 29 CFR Part 1904 with respect to the recording of occupational illnesses, specifically cases of COVID-19. 

Under OSHA's recordkeeping requirements, COVID-19 is a recordable illness, and thus employers are responsible for recording cases of COVID-19, if:

  1. The case is a confirmed case of COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC);
  2. The case is work-related as defined by 29 CFR § 1904.5; and
  3. The case involves one or more of the general recording criteria set forth in 29 CFR § 1904.7.

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 08/11/20

WA - Dealing with COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Construction

Description:

Employer and employee guidance on dealing with COVID-19 in the construction industry in the state of Washington. 

Source: Washington State Department of Labor and Industry

Date: 08/11/20

CDC - When and How to Wash Your Hands

Description:

Guidance from the CDC on when and how to wash your hands or use hand sanitizer. 

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 08/11/20

Alternative Hand Washing Stations

Description:

Images and tips on what to use to build hand washing stations.

Source: Brinkmann

Date: 08/11/20

COVID19guidance.org

Description:

COVIDGuidance.org organizes rapidly updated guidance and recommendations from trusted sources, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, World Health Organization and Johns Hopkins University. Click here for Spanish  - COVIDGuia.org

Source: American Public Health Association

Date: 08/10/20

Responding to COVID-19 in the Workplace

Description:

This checklist from the California Department of Health is intended for use by employers experiencing an outbreak of COVID-19 in their workplace. Employers should be proactive and keep in mind that identification of even a single positive case among employees may quickly develop into an outbreak.

Date: 07/25/20

Disinfecting Fall Protection Equipment - COVID-19 Concerns

Description:

With the COVID-19 situation rapidly evolving, 3M has received numerous inquiries regarding disinfecting processes for fall protection equipment. As these processes have not had the opportunity to be fully tested and validated on our products, we have prepared this FAQ to help provide you guidance.

Source: 3M

Date: 07/13/20

WHO Risk Communication Guidance

Description:

Links to guidance on social stigma and risk communication, mental health considerations, and getting your workplace ready.

Source: World Health Organization (WHO)

Date: 07/13/20

Guidance for Employers: COVID-19 and the Workplace

Description:

A series of articles and resources on returning to work. Updated 7/9/20

Source: National Safety Council

Date: 07/13/20

ASSP Latest Resources on COVID-19

Description:

A listing of articles, webinars, and other resources from ASSP

Source: American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP)

Date: 07/13/20

7/2/2020: UPDATE - FDA warns consumers of risk of methanol contamination in certain hand sanitizers

Description:

FDA is warning consumers and health care providers that the agency has seen a sharp increase in hand sanitizer products that are labeled to contain ethanol (also known as ethyl alcohol) but that have tested positive for methanol contamination.

Source: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Date: 07/13/20

SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 Toolbox

Description:

A collection of resources on a wide range of COVID-19 topics, including Personal Protective Equipment, Training, and Workplace Guidance.

Source: Association for Biosafety and Biosecurity

Date: 07/08/20

COVID-19 Construction Solutions

Description:

A central collection of fact sheets, resources & information for Boilermakers contractors & workers from a joint effort between the Canadian boilermakers union and the contractors association. .

 

Source: International Brotherhood of Boilermakers/Boilermaker Contractors Association (Canada)

Date: 07/08/20

Supplement No. 1: COVID-19 Guidance: Restarting Construction Projects Versions dated March 30, 2020 and April 24, 2020A

Description:

This supplement from PennDOT to COVID-19 Guidance: Restarting Construction Projects addresses issues and concerns on the use of masks/face coverings and conveys revisions to the Governor's April 23, 2020 Construction Guidance related to phases of Reopening Pennsylvania.

Source: Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

Date: 07/06/20

COVID-19: Information for Businesses

Description:

A compilation of resources prroviding guidance for employers and employees in New Jersety, including on masks and respirators.

Source: State of New Jersey

Date: 07/05/20

Novel Coronavirus

Description:

Information about the coronavirus and guidance for responding, including mental health resources, from New York State government. 

Source: State of New York

Date: 07/05/20

Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Resources for Employers and Workers

Description:

The California LWDA's centralized source of information and guidance below to help workers and employers decide what is best for them, their families, and their workplaces.

Source: California Labor & Workforce Development Agency (LWDA)

Date: 07/05/20

Cal/OSHA and Statewide Industry Guidance on COVID-19

Description:

This guidance from Cal/OSHA is designed to help employers comply with state requirements and to provide workers information on how to protect themselves and prevent the spread of the disease.

Source: California Department of Industrial Relations Division of Occupational Safety & Health (CAL/OSHA)

Date: 07/05/20

COVID-19 and Oregon OSHA

Description:

Links to resources for employers in Oregon, including guidance, PPE suppliers, and Oregon OSHA activity.  

Date: 07/05/20

Job health, safety resources for Oregon contractors

Description:

Guidance for contractors in Oregon about operating safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Source: Oregon OSHA

Date: 07/05/20

Safe Start Washington

Description:

Gov. Inslee's plan for reopening Washington (May 2020).

Source: Washington State - Governor

Date: 07/19/20

Novel Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID-19) Resources

Description:

Information and guidance from the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, particularly under the Workplace Safety and Health header.

Source: Washington State Department of Labor and Industry

Date: 07/02/20

COVID-19 Webinar Series - Updates on CDC Guidance (June 17, 2020)

Description:

This webinar included updates from NIOSH, OSHA and CPWR and a presentation by Dr. Doug Trout, NIOSH's Chief of the  Hazard Evaluations and Technical Assistance Branch. 

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 07/19/20

EPA-Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Description:

This site provides quick access to key EPA resources on the virus, including guidance for cleaning and disinfecting workplaces and other areas.

Source: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Date: 06/26/20

EPA - List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)

Description:

This site provides a list of products that meet EPA's criteria for use against SARS-CoV-2 - the virus that causes COVID-19.

Source: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Date: 06/26/20

Minnesota State Building Trades Council - COVID-19 Resources

Description:

This online resource includes Minnesota state requirements and materials developed by the State Building Trades Council to provide information and guidance to the industry.  The site includes, for example, state guidance, materials designed for members/construction workers in the state, and a graphics toolkit to help raise awareness.

Source: Minnesota State Building Trades Council

Date: 07/19/20

Oregon COVID-19 Joint Task Force Resources

Description:

The Oregon COVID-19 Task Force is a joint industry partnership between union and non-union industry stakeholders, safety and health professionals, and government.  It was initiated by the Oregon Building and Construction Trades Council to help the industry respond to the pandemic.  This site, maintained by the Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, is being used to share the Task Forces' resources, best practices and innovations.

Source: Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences

Date: 08/11/20

FDA advises consumers not use hand sanitizer products manufactured by Eskbiochem

Description:

FDA release advising "consumers not to use any hand sanitizer manufactured by Eskbiochem SA de CV in Mexico, due to the potential presence of methanol (wood alcohol), a substance that can be toxic when absorbed through the skin or ingested.  FDA has identified the following products." (6/19/2020)  Spanish version

Source: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Date: 06/26/20

Interim Guidance for Conserving and Extending Filtering Facepiece Respirator Supply in Non-Healthcare Sectors

Description:

This guidance is intended for use during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) public health emergency by federal, state, and local public health officials, respiratory protection program managers, leaders in occupational health services and industrial hygiene programs, and other leaders who are responsible for developing and implementing policies and procedures for preventing occupational exposures in non-healthcare worksites.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 07/02/20

Coronavirus and Travel in the United States

Description:

For those who travel for work, advice on leaving your community.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 06/22/20

Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19: Interim Guidance

Description:

To ensure continuity of operations of essential functions, CDC advises that critical infrastructure workers may be permitted to continue work following potential exposure to COVID-19, provided they remain asymptomatic and additional precautions are implemented to protect them and the community.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 06/22/20

Cleaning and Disinfection Guidance for Nonemergency Transport

Description:

Interim Recommendations for U.S. Non-emergency Transport Vehicles that May Have Transported Passengers with Suspected/Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 06/22/20

Cleaning and Disinfection for Community Facilities

Description:

Interim Recommendations for U.S. Community Facilities with Suspected/Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) 

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 06/22/20

OSHA Guidance on Returning to Work

Description:

Advisory recommendations intended to assist employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace. 

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 06/18/20

COVID-19 Safety Presentation

Description:

A presentation on recommended COVID-19 safety practices.

Source: General Building Contractors Association

Date: 07/19/20

COVID-19 Recommended Job Site Protocols

Description:

Recommendations for job site protocols.

Source: General Building Contractors Association

Date: 06/14/20

COVID-19: Job Health, Safety Resources for Oregon Contractors

Description: Requirements and a list of safety resources as it relates to COVID-19 for construction contractors in Oregon.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Date: 06/14/20

Responsible Restart Ohio: Manufacturing, Distribution & Construction

Description: These are specific operating requirements (mandatory and recommended best practices) for the manufacturing, distribution and construction sectors as part of Responsible RestartOhio initiative. Posted May 19, 2020.

Source: Ohio Department of Health

Date: 06/14/20

New York: Interim Guidance for Construction Activities During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Description:

This Interim Guidance for Construction Activities during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (“Interim COVID-19 Guidance for Construction”) was created to provide owners/operators of construction projects and their employees and contractors with precautions to help protect against the spread of COVID-19 as indoor and outdoor construction sites reopen. Released May 13, 2020.

Source: State of New York

Date: 06/14/20

All Together New Mexico – COVID-Safe Practices for Individuals and Employers

Description:

This re-opening guidance document briefly outlines requirements and best practices for construction and field operations (page 35-36). It was released May 15, 2020.

Source: New Mexico Department of Health

Date: 06/14/20

New Jersey: Can Construction Projects Continue?

Description:

A policy outlining mitigation requirements that construction projects must adopt in the state of New Jersey as of May 18, 2020.

 

Source: State of New Jersey

Date: 07/19/20

COVID-19 Recommended Guidelines and Procedures for all Workers at all DOT Construction Projects

Description: The State of New Hampshire Department of Transportation recommends that all employees, contractors, and workers use their best efforts to implement the following these guidelines on each construction site to the extent reasonably possible in reducing potential exposure to COVID-19.

Source: New Hampshire Department of Transportation

Date: 06/13/20

Nevada OSHA COVID 19 Letter for Construction Industry

Description:

Latest memorandum amending required measures to be taken by all businesses identified as a construction sector entity in addressing the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Revised April 20, 2020. Also available in Spanish.

 

Source: State of Nevada Department of Business & Industry

Date: 06/14/20

St. Louis Regional Business Recovery Initiative (Exhibit D)

Description:

On top of the Health Commissioner’s Order No. 8, Exhibit D offers additional standards and guidance for construction, manufacturing, and repair operating protocols.

Source: City of St. Louis

Date: 06/13/20

Massachusetts: Supplemental Guidelines for Construction Sites ADDENDUM 1 Limiting Exposures and Worker Infection Protocol

Description:

This is a supplemental guideline on a protocol for limiting COVID-19 exposures and worker infections in construction sites.

 

Source: Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Date: 07/19/20

Massachusetts: Enforcement of the COVID-19 Safety Guidelines and Procedures for Construction Sites

Description:

This document contains the required enforcement procedures, which shall be followed by all Masschusetts state agencies and authorities who undertake, manage or fund construction projects and may be used by each city or town for ensuring the safety of both publicly- and privately-owned construction projects.

 

Source: Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Date: 07/19/20

Guidance for Construction Employers in Maine

Description:

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention has issued this guidance for construction employers in the state.

Date: 07/19/20

City of Chicago: COVID-19-related Guidance for Construction Workers

Description: The Department of Buildings is working closely with the Chicago Department of Public Health and Chicago's construction industry to ensure construction companies are taking appropriate precautions to protect their workers. Issued March 23, 2020.

Source: City of Chicago

Date: 06/13/20

COVID-19 Guidelines for Construction Sites within the District of Columbia

Description:

This document contains COVID-19 guidelines for construction sites within the District of Columbia.

Source: Government of the District of Columbia

Date: 07/19/20

Connecticut: Safe Workplace Rules for Essential Employers

Description: Under Executive Order No 7V (Protection of Public Health and Safety During Covid-19 Pandemic and Response – Safe Workplaces, Emergency Expansion of the Healthcare Workforce), all workplaces considered essential must follow this guideline to reduce the spread of COVID-19 with additional rules specific to construction sites.

Source: Connecticut State Department of Administrative Services

Date: 06/14/20

State of Michigan -- COVID-19 Construction Industry & Outdoor Operations Guidelines

Description:

A presentation that reflects Michigan’s current Executive Order 2020-114 and recommendations from OSHA and the CDC as of June 8, 2020. Also see the additional COVID-19 resources offered by the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration, including a Re-opening Checklist.

Source: Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Opportunity

Date: 06/14/20

State of Michigan -- Re-opening Checklist

Description:

This re-opening checklist from the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration is a template (in Microsoft Word) for writing up a downloadable COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan. Also, see MIOSHA's COVID-19 Construction Industry & Outdoor Operations Guidelines for more information.

Source: Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Opportunity

Date: 07/19/20

Pepper Construction -- COVID-19 Response Plan

Description:

A COVID-19 Response and Prevention Plan from Pepper Construction in Indiana.

Source: Pepper Construction of Indiana

Date: 07/19/20

Colorado COVID-19 Multi-industry Construction Guidance

Description:

This document provides guidance for social distancing, hygiene protocols, and health monitoring for construction work.  The main Public health guidance & resources for COVID-19 site includes this guidance and other resources that can be used by the industry.

Source: Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment

Date: 07/19/20

LA County Public Works: Guidelines for Construction Sites During COVID-19 Pandemic

Description:

Guidance from the LA County Public Works on maintaining a safe work environment at all constructions sites during the pandemic.

Source: Los Angeles County, California

Date: 07/19/20

ASHE - COVID-19 Resources for Health Care Facilities

Description:

A resource page to assist health care facilities professionals in their efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The resources cover critical operations such as air quality, safety and security, emergency preparedness and infection prevention. 

Source: American Society for Health Care Engineering

Date: 07/19/20

ASHRAE - COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Preparedness Resource

Description:

Direct access to materials, guidance and research from ASHRAE, including the ASHRAE Position Document on Infectious Aerosols (also available in Spanish).

Source: American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

Date: 06/07/20

UC Davis Energy and Efficiency Institute and NEMI White Paper on Ventilation Verification and Optimization in Educational Facilities

Description:

This White paper uses CDC and ASHRAE recommendations along with recent studies on ventilation in schools to develop a plan for ventilation verification. It can be downloaded and was updated June 4, 2020

Source: National Energy Management Institute

Date: 07/19/20

NELP: Employer Best Practices - Policies to Support Workers During the Coronavirus Pandemic (May 2020)

Description:

This guidance document "recommends specific policies and practices that corporate leaders can implement quickly to support the safety and stability of their workforce. The policies are meant to help the most impacted workers within a business— particularly hourly workers paid low wages and those with caregiving responsibilities or health conditions that make them more vulnerable to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). "

Source: National Employment Law Project (NELP)

Date: 05/28/20

OSHA: COVID-19 Control and Prevention - Construction Work

Description:

This OSHA guidance supplementse its general, interim guidance for all workers with potential occupational exposure to SARS-Co-V-2.  It is for construction employers and workers, such as those engaged in carpentry, ironworking, plumbing, electrical, heating/ ventilation/air conditioning/ventilation, masonry and concrete work, utility construction work, and earthmoving activities. 

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/28/20

NAHB COVID-19 Jobsite Safety Poster

Description:

This poster from the National Association of Home Builders, which is also available in Spanish, offers infection prevention measures.

Date: 05/22/20

Guidelines to Protect Workers Related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Other Potential Infectious Materials (OPIM) in Plumbing and HVAC Systems

Description:

Guidance to protect the health of workers performing work on plumbing and HVAC systems. March 2020
 

Source: United Association

Date: 05/22/20

CRH Americas Back to Work Readiness Guide

Description:

Guidance from CRH Americas, a manufacturer of building materials, on preparing for return to work.  From May 2020. See also CRH America's Safe Seven poster

Date: 05/22/20

Massachusetts -- Guidance for specific industries on reopening

Description:

This document form the state provides additional information on businesses and activities summarized in the Reopening Massachusetts report.

Date: 05/22/20

Reopening Massachusetts

Description:

The Baker-Polito Administration’s official plan to reopen the Massachusetts economy, get people back to work, and ease social restrictions while minimizing the health impacts of COVID-19.

Source: Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Date: 05/22/20

CDC - What Construction Workers Need to Know about COVID-19

Description:

Guidance for construction workers about how to protect themselves from and slow the spread of COVID-19.  

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 05/31/20

Willis Towers Watson COVID-19 Risk Control Protocol Sharing Survey

Description:

In March, Willis Towers Watson commissioned a flash survey to identify and share what construction leaders (and beyond) were experiencing, acting on/doing, and still seeking solutions for. 

Source: Willis Towers Watson

Date: 07/19/20

CRH Americas Safe Seven Poster

Description:

A poster outlining seven steps for improving back-to-work readiness from CRH Americas, a large building materials manufacturer. See also the CRH Americas Back to Work Readiness Guide

Source: CRH Americas

Date: 07/19/20

Hurricane/tropical storm (HTS) action plan for construction projects with COVID-19 exposure

Description:

This resource from Willis Towers Watson describes both pre-storm preparations and post-storm activities.

Date: 05/21/20

Construction site safety during shutdown and reopening

Description:

This resource details guidelines to help support the safe reopening and potential future closure of job sites.

Source: Liberty Mutual Insurance

Date: 05/20/20

COVID-19 Resources and Updates

Description:

Resources for responding to COVID-19, including links to OSHA, the Small Business Administration, and state-level legislative activity on workers compensation.

Source: Liberty Mutual Insurance

Date: 05/20/20

Pandemic-Prevention - CoVid-19 Risk of Infection

Description:

The ISHCC is focused on contributing to essentials for the protection of the health of the staff of construction sites.

Source: International Safety & Health Construction Co-ordinators Organisation

Date: 05/20/20

Safe Actions for Employees Return Framework

Description:

SAFER's core objective is establishing sustainable safe operations for employers and workers. 

Source: National Safety Council

Date: 05/20/20

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Description:

Information about COVID-19 from the American Society for Health Care Engineering.

Source: American Society for Health Care Engineering

Date: 05/19/20

Safe Work Playbook: An interactive guide for COVID-19 Pandemic Preparedness and Response

Description:

The Safe Work Playbook provides general recommendations for COVID-19 Pandemic Preparedness and Response.

Source: Lear

Date: 05/19/20

Cal/OSHA - COVID-19 INDUSTRY GUIDANCE: Construction

Description:

This document provides guidance for the construction industry to support a safe, clean
environment for workers. 

Date: 05/18/20

Cal/OSHA - COVID-19 General Checklist for Construction Employers

Description:

This checklist is intended to help construction employers implement their plan to prevent the
spread of COVID-19 in the workplace and is supplemental to the Guidance for Construction
Employers.
This checklist is a summary and contains shorthand for some parts of the guidance;
familiarize yourself with the guidance before using this checklist.

Source: California Department of Industrial Relations Division of Occupational Safety & Health (CAL/OSHA)

Date: 05/18/20

Germany - SARS-CoV-2 Occupational Safety and Health Standard (SARS-CoV-2-Arbeitsschutzstandard)

Description:

This document from Germany's Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs contains occupational safety and health measures to protect the population by breaking infection chains, safeguarding the health of employees and restoring economic activity while continuously flattening the infection curve over the medium term. 

Source: Germany - Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

Date: 07/19/20

CPWR Recommendations: COVID-19 Plan for Union Training Centers 7/29/20

Description:

To help training centers prepare for the introduction of trainees into their centers as they re-open, CPWR has put together a set of recommendations. This document is based on the recommendations of many federal and state agencies and incorporates many of the practices in the CPWR/NABTU COVID-19 Standards for U.S. Construction Sites. This document is “living” and will continually be updated based on new information. 

Source: CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 08/03/20

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

Description:

Contains recommendations as well as descriptions of mandatory safety and health standards. The recommendations are advisory in nature, informational in content, and are intended to assist employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace. 

Also available in Spanish: https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3992.pdf

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/13/20

Ten Steps All Workplaces Can Take to Reduce Risk of Exposure to Coronavirus

Description:

Poster highlights 10 infection prevention measures every employer should implement to protect workers’ safety and health during the coronavirus pandemic. 

Now available in 13 languages.

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/13/20

COVID-19 Guidance for the Construction Workforce

Description:

Tips to help reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus while working in the construction industry. Part of a series of industry-specific alerts designed to keep workers safe. 

Also available in Spanish at https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA4001.pdf

Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Date: 05/13/20

Cleaning of Tools to Help Prevent Spread of COVID-19

Description:

Should a tool need to be cleaned that does not have blood or visible bodily fluids on it, Milwaukee® recommends the following protocol. This protocol is subject to the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (“CDC”), OSHA, and those of State and Local health departments. 

Source: Milwaukee

Date: 05/14/20

CDC - COVID-19 Critical Infrastructure Response Plan

Description:

This guidance is on COVID-19 response planning for the critical infrastructure sector.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 05/10/20

LHSFNA - COVID-19 Return to Work Guidance for Office Settings

Description:

This guidance provides actionable steps that employers and employees in office settings can take to lower the risk of exposure and maintain a healthy work environment when normal business operations resume.

Source: Laborers' Health and Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA)

Date: 07/19/20

LHSFNA - COVID-19 Workplace Health & Safety Program

Description:

An editable COVID-19 Worksite Health & Safety Program.

Source: Laborers' Health and Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA)

Date: 05/08/20

LHSFNA - Conducting COVID-19 Workplace Screenings and Assessments

Description:

This document provides employers with guidance on conducting screenings and assessments of employees, visitors and vendors before allowing them to access the workplace.

Source: Laborers' Health and Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA)

Date: 05/08/20

CDC - Reopening Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, Schools and Homes

Description:

This guidance document provides a general framework for cleaning and disinfection practices, including links to additional resources from other government agencies, including the EPA.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 05/05/20

LHSFNA - Coronavirus & COVID-19: Prevention and Response Fact Sheet (4/30/2020)

Description:

A brief summary of the risks, transmission and exposure, signs, symptoms and treatment, and steps to protect yourself, frontline workers, and others.

Source: Laborers' Health and Safety Fund of North America (LHSFNA)

Date: 05/04/20

ARTBA - COVID-19 Checklist for Transportation Construction Employers and Employees

Description:

A checklist of actions ARTBA is recommending employers and employees take to prevent exposure to and the spread of COVID-19. Click here to access this document in Spanish.

Source: American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA)

Date: 05/04/20

CDC - General Business FAQs

Description:

Questions and answers developed by the CDC that build on their Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers and Guidance for Critical Infrastructure Workers.  The FAQs cover workplace topics such as identifying COVID-19 in the workplace, reducing the spread, cleaning and disinfection, and critical infrastructure.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Date: 07/19/20

NABTU and CPWR COVID-19 Standards for U.S. Construction Sites, April 27, 2020

Description:

This document contains minimum standards employers should implement as part of their COVID-19 exposure control plan on all jobsites, and recommendations that should be followed before any onsite worker is found to have COVID-19. Click here to access this document in Spanish.

Source: North America’s Building Trades Unions and CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training

Date: 05/07/20

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