COVID-19 RESOURCES

As information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) changes by the hour,  PEOPLEASE upholds our commitment to ensuring you have as much helpful information as possible during this time. 

Please check back often, as we will frequently update this page. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to your PEOPLEASE team member or info@peoplease.com.

Last updated April 15, 2020.

All PEOPLEASE communications are available in our News section

EMPLOYER RESOURCES

Employment law firm Fisher Phillips continually updates comprehensive FAQs for Employers on the COVID-19 Coronavirus: https://www.fisherphillips.com/resources-alerts-comprehensive-faqs-for-employers-on-the-covid

FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT

Read the complete text of The Families First Coronavirus Response Act, as enacted by the United States Congress and signed into law by President Trump on March 18, 2020.

New release from the U.S. Department of Labor explaining each aspect of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. 3/20/2020

Temporary FMLA: Download the PEOPLEASE Emergency FMLA Administration Guide. 3/19/2020

INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE (IRS)

Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payment information: https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus

Federal Income Tax: Filing and payment deadline extended to July 15, 2020

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Information on assistance from the Small Business Administration: https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/disaster-assistance

STATE-SPECIFIC EMPLOYER RELATED REGULATIONS AND INFO

List of state unemployment insurance agencies

State Legal Alerts (updated by Fisher Phillips Law Firm)

Most recent list of state-specific resources: Updated 3/17/2020

SAFETY AND LOSS CONTROL

All PEOPLEASE clients completed an Injury and Illness Prevention Plan during implementation. If your plan needs to be updated, we encourage you to use this Injury and Illness Prevention Plan template

OSHA’s COVID-19 Website https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/

OSHA Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19: https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3990.pdf

HEALTH & GENERAL RESOURCES

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL and PREVENTION

View the CDC’s guidelines for employers: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/businesses-employers.html

UNITED STATES WHITE HOUSE

President Trump’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

Questions and answers: What is coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Rolling updates on COVID-19: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/events-as-they-happen

PEOPLEASE UPDATES

PEOPLEASE response to COVID-19 pandemic, issued on March 13, 2020.