State of Minnesota Executive Department
Emergency Executive Order 20-54: Protecting Workers from Unsafe Conditions and Retaliation During the COVID-19 Peacetime Emergency
Minnesota governor's Executive Order 20-54.
About the Virus (23) Guidance on Workplace Practices (104) Safety in Action (34) Training Resources (23) Employer Recommendations & Requirements (43) State & Local Requirements (84) Research Findings (28) Personal Protective Equipment (48) Mental Health Resources (7) Webinars, Podcasts & Social Media (25)
Risks: Airborne & Touch Exposures - Job Site & Office/Trailer (14) Control: Adjust work/meeting areas to maintain minimum 6ft between workers (9) Control: Place physical barriers between workers (2) Control: Designate separate points for entering & leaving job site (5) Control: Designate areas for pick up & deliveries (2) Control: Require handwashing before & after entering area (7) Control: Keep individuals in a crew together (3) Control: Limit crew size (4) Control: Limit in-person meetings (2) Control: Limit number of attendees at in-person meetings (4) Control: Limit sharing of tools, vehicles, & equipment (4) Control: Clean and disinfect shared tools, equipment, & vehicles after use (4) Control: Limit the number of individuals in lifts & elevators (2) Control: Limit visitors (2) Control: Place handwashing stations & sanitizers in accessible locations (8) Control: Prohibit sharing of tools & equipment (3) Control: Use respirators (such as N95s) as part of a respiratory protection program (8) Control: Provide products to clean and disinfect tools, equipment & high touch surfaces (7) Control: Require delivery personnel to remain in their vehicles (if possible) (2) Control: Clean and disinfect high touch surfaces frequently (8) Control: Stage materials to minimize manual material handling (2) Control: Stagger shifts to limit number of workers on site (3) Control: Mark walking areas with directional arrows (5) Control: Use signs/posters/markers to maintain a 6 ft distance between workers (5) Control: Use signs to limit number of people in an area (2) Control: Limit staff involved in moving materials (3) Control: Provide lifting equipment to limit manual handling (3) Control: Use face coverings (9) Control: Use face shields (2) Control: Use gloves (4) Control: Limit sharing of office equipment and supplies (4) Control: Clean and disinfect shared office equipment (4) Control: Prohibit sharing of office equipment (2) Control: Increase ventilation (4) Control: Restock soap/water, towels, & hand sanitizer frequently (3) Screening Resources (15) Training Resources (10) Complete Your Plan Resources (3)
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