The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is providing interim guidance for businesses and employers based on what is currently known about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

The guidance includes:

  • Preparing the workplace for a COVID-19 outbreak
  • Reducing transmission among employees
  • Maintaining healthy business operations
  • Maintaining a healthy work environment
  • Recommendations for an infectious disease outbreak response plan

The guidance was last updated on March 21, 2020 and now includes:

Below are changes as of March 21, 2020

  • Updated cleaning and disinfection guidance
  • Updated best practices for conducting social distancing
  • Updated strategies and recommendations that can be implemented now to respond to COVID-19