National Guidelines Available for Reopening Your Business
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