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.
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Last updated April 15, 2020.
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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
Step-by-Step Guide to COVID-19 Tax Credits for Paid Leave. 4/2/2020
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
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 response to COVID-19 pandemic, issued on March 13, 2020.