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Business Guidance:

The CDC has issued the following interim guidance that may help prevent workplace exposures to COVID-19 should there be widespread exposures and community outbreaks:

  • Encourage sick employees to stay home if they have symptoms of acute respiratory illness.
  • Make sure your sick leave policies are flexible and consistent with public health guidance and that employees are aware of them.
  • Have a plan in place should a large number of employees get sick or need to work from home.
  • Sick leave policies should be flexible and permit employees to stay home if they need to care for a sick family member.
  • If an employee shows to work sick or becomes sick during work hours, separate them and send them home.
  • Encourage sneezing and coughing etiquette and hand hygiene by all employees.
  • Perform routine cleaning of all frequently touched surfaces in the workplace, such as workstations, countertops and doorknobs.


Reference: https://occovid19.ochealthinfo.com/guidelines