March 30, 2020

More Information On Best Safety Practices During COVID-19

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield has provided a letter and additional guidance that provides manufacturers with clearer guidance on how to operate safely during the COVID-19 outbreak. The CDC also provided more specifics and best practices in an National Association of Manufacturers–Manufacturing Leadership Council webinar. Read a summary of the webinar here and listen here.

Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency announced a temporary enforcement discretion policy due to COVID-19 . The EPA’s guidance will help manufacturers navigate this evolving landscape, easing compliance uncertainties while ensuring the health and safety of employees, communities and the environment remain a top priority. The guidance is here.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce also has several resources for employers, including:

Winston & Strawn also has several articles and issue briefs that might be of interest. Click here to access them.