Businesses are advised to follow CDC business guidance and OSHA workplace guidance, in addition to the required State directives, regarding reopening brick and mortar locations. OSHA offers industry-specific guidelines for a variety of industries such as retail operations, farming, and construction, and also has a 35-page guide on preparing workplaces during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn also about OSHA's record keeping and recording requirements.
The CDC offers a decision-making tool to assist employers in making (re)opening decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially to protect vulnerable workers. Employers with questions about their responsibilities regarding return to work employee questions should review the Department of Labor's Information for Employers and Businesses.
Updated: June 15, 2020 Source: CDC, OSHA, New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development