Helpful Resources

Many goverment organizations and others have published resources to help businesses stay on top of the ever-evolving COVID-19 business environment. IBWA has put together the following list that provides links to some of the most helpful resources.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions
What to do if you are sick with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations
Community Mitigation Guidelines to Prevent Pandemic Influenza – United States 2017
Coronavirus Disease 2019 Information for Travel

Congressional Action
H.R.6074, the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act – signed into law on March 6
H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act – signed in to law on March 18. IBWA Summary of Paid Sick and Family Medical Leave Provisions
The Coronavirus Relief Act (Draft Bill by Republicans in the U.S. Senate), Summary by Van Ness Feldman

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

European Commission on COVID-19
“COVID 19 and food safety: Questions and Answers” (PDF)
Short summary of “COVID 19 and food safety: Questions and Answers” (PDF)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions
Food Safety and the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Guidance for Industry: Temporary Policy Regarding Preventive Controls and FSVP Food Supplier Verification Onsite Audit Requirements During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)
FMCSA Expands National Emergency Declaration for Commercial Vehicles Delivering Relief in Response to the Coronavirus Outbreak
FMCSA Waives Certain CDL Licensing Regulations in Response to COVID-19 Emergency

IBWA Media Statement
What people need to know about bottled water during COVID-19 outbreak

Johns Hopkins
Pandemic Map

National Association of Manufacturers
COVID-19 Resources webpage 
State and Local COVID-19 Orders

National League of Cities
COVID-19: Local Action Tracker

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

State Resources
Stateside Associates
Multistate Associates
The Council of State Governments
National Conference of State Legislatures

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Global Dashboard on COVID-19 Government Policies: The dashboard—which includes direct links to evolving COVID-19 issues such as government stimulus programs, guidance on critical infrastructure and workers, export restrictions, and data protection authorities across 31 countries and counting—will be updated on a regular basis to include new geographies and fields as additional information becomes available.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Essential Workforce Tracker 
OSHA's Response to Workplace Safety and Coronavirus Exposure

U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
Guidance on the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce: Ensuring Community and National Resilience in COVID-19
Note: “This list is advisory in nature. It is not, nor should it be considered, a federal directive or standard. Additionally, this advisory list is not intended to be the exclusive list of critical infrastructure sectors, workers, and functions that should continue during the COVID-19 response across all jurisdictions. Individual jurisdictions should add or subtract essential workforce categories based on their own requirements and discretion.”
Critical Infrastructure Sectors

U.S. Department of Labor
COVID-19 or Other Public Health Emergencies and the Fair Labor Standards Act Questions and Answers
Guidance on Paid Sick and Family Medical Leave Requirements

Situation Reports
Q&A on coronaviruses (COVID-19)
Water, sanitation, hygiene, and waste management for the COVID-19 virus