Coronavirus Resources: 

Below are some resources with weblinks and printable documents that may be of use in planning your response to this growing concern.  We will keep you updated with any changes as the spread of COVID-19 evolves.

SBA Resources

New OSHA Enforcement Guidance Effective May 26th
   Official OSHA Memo

SBA and Treasury Release PPP Loan Forgivness Application - May 19
   Click Here for Application

SBA Clarifies PPP Loan Good-Faith Certifications - May 13
    New Updated Guidance for May 13 

SBA Agrees to Move Safe Harbor Date to May 14 - May 5
    New Updated Guidance

4/29/2020 - New SBA Guidance Clarifies PPP Loan Requirements
    Guidance FAQ

4/23/2020 – UPDATED Paycheck Protection Program Loan FAQ

The Small Business Administration provides local assistance via 68 district offices and a nationwide network of resource partners. To find resources near you, please click here

Below are additional resources available for PPP and EIDL loans, and other business relief options:

-   Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Information
-   Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Program Information
-   SBA Express Bridge Loans
-   SBA Debt Relief
-   Local Assistance
SBA Products and Resources

Federated Insurance Resources

   Employers COVID-19 FAQs
   Overview of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
   Important Rules for Employers to Know in the Wake of COVID-19 

Update FFCRA and the Paycheck Protection Program - April 2

   PPP Loan Application
   PPP Borrower Information Fact Sheet
   FFCRA Information

WBMA Member Updates

Alaska Update - April 22
Alaska and Montana begin to open

LBM Dealers Deemed Essential
   Click Here for Version 2 of the listing amended March 26th


  Idaho Plans to Re-Open in Phases Starting May 1st - April 23

   Governor Little Issues Stay At Home Order - March 26th
   Click Here for full order - LBM Considered Essential
   Click Here for the Idaho COVID-19 Webpage 

    Montana Update - April 22
    Alaska and Montana begin to open

   Governor Issues Stay At Home Directive Effective March 28th
   Click Here for Montana Directive

   Governor Brown Issues Executive Order
   Stay Home, Save Lives
 (sent March 23rd)
   Full Executive Order No 20-12

Washington -

   Inslee Extends Proclamation Protecting High Risk Workers - June 9
      Full Proclamation

   Facial Coverings Requirement in Effect June 8  

  Inslee Signs New COVID-19 Order For Phased Re-Opening - May 4
      Full Safe Smart Policy Plan

   Governor Inslee Issues Additional Guidance on Construction - April 29
      Full Guidance
      Gubernational Proclamation 20-25
      Guidance FAQs

   Governor Inslee Allows Construction Projects
       Previously Underway to be Completed
 - April 24
   Governor Inslee Opens Construction - April 24
   Governors Full Plan Here

   Phase 1 Construction Restart

   WA Phase 1 - Construction Restart
       Governor Inslee April 15 Press Conference

   WA Member Update - April 7th
      WA Small Business Grant Application Link

   Petition Asking Governor Inslee to Make Construction Essential April 1
       Click Here to Sign Petition
       Click Here to Send a Message Directly to Governor Inslee

   Following Governor Inslee's March 26th Press Conference

   Governor Inslee Issues Proclamation - Evening of March 25th
   Commerical and Residential Construction is not Essential
   Click Here for the Proclamation

   Governor Inslee Issues Stay At Home Order - March 23rd
   Full Executive Order


COVID-19 Information and Links

COVID-19 CARES Act - What You Need to Know - March 27th

DOL Announces First Guidance on Paid Leave - March 25th
   Employee Rights Poster

Webb Analytics, hosted by industry consultant Craig Webb, contains information about how Coronavirus is impacting the LBM Community and frequent updates of how dealers are addressing the situation.   

Emergency FMLA Law Update (with small business exemptions)
(Fisher Phillips Legal Alert-- March 18, 2020)

Employers May Now Take Employees' Temperatures
(EEOC Announcement-- March 18, 2020)

House Passes New COVID-19 Law--Prepare for Paid Sick Leave
(Fisher Phillips Legal Alert-- March 15, 2020)

How to Handle Communicable Diseases in the Workplace
(Society of Human Resource Management -- March 14, 2020)

U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 Webpage

Alaska Department of Health Updates

Idaho Department of Health Updates

Montana Department of Health Updates

Oregon Department of Healther Updates

Washington Department of Health Updates

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19
OSHA 3990

COVID-19 and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

Interim Guide for Business & Employers

Stopping the Spread of Germs in the Workplace
Printable Flyer

Social Distancing Guidelines at Work
Printable Flyer

Keeping Workplace Safe
Printable Flyer

Travel Advisories issued by State Department
(click for updated information

Critical Issues for Employers
(Wimberly Lawson Attorneys at Law-March 16, 2020)

Sample Memo to Employee RE: COVID-19

My Employee Tested Positive for COVID-19, Now What?


The Difference Between Respirators and Surgical/Dust Masks
(US Dept. of Labor -- Instructional Video Series)

Using an N95 Respirator Mask
(EMC Insurance Service -- Training Video Series)