COVID-19 Guidance and Resources for Employers

COVID-19 continues to challenge employers. The resources and materials included here are to help you most effectively navigate new legal requirements and manage your workforce during this evolving crisis. We’ve included federal and state resources, COVID-19 dedicated insurer sites, legal summaries, tools, sample policies/letters/templates and general guidance. Please check back frequently for updates and follow us on Twitter for timely alerts.

CARRIER COVID-19 Resources:

CDC Materials

Keep up to date on CDC guidance for specific industries, latest updates and resources on their COVID-19 main page.

CMS Materials

DOL Materials

The U.S. Department of Labor resource page for workers and employers provides these posters and guidance:

EEOC Materials

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has created a landing page: What You Should Know About the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and COVID-19, which provides links to resources and guidance.

HHS Materials

The Office of Civil Rights for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a bulletin regarding HIPAA Privacy and COVID-19.

HR Forms and Guidance:

IRS Materials

JAN Materials

The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) Accommodation and Compliance: COVID-19 page links to resources for employers regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and coronavirus.

NGA Materials

The National Governors Association Coronavirus: What You Need to Know page tracks state initiatives and provides other data.

OSHA Materials

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has created a COVID-19 website for workers and employers provides guidance and other resources for preventing exposure and infection.

OSHA has also issued the publication: Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19.

SBA Materials

The U.S. Small Business Administration has issued: SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus, explaining how the SBA is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Also see Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources and information on the Paycheck Protection Program.

State Resources: