Coronavirus Resources for Contractors

Please view the following contractor resources in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Contractor Teleforum – April 1, 2020 – Audio Recording

Regional Council Updates

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Conserving and Extending Filtering Facepiece Respirators (FFRs)

This document offers strategies to conserve, extend, and respond to shortages in the supply of NIOSH-approved filtering facepiece respirators (FFRs) used in non-healthcare worksites such as manufacturing and construction. NIOSH-approved FFRs protect users by filtering particles out of the air the user is breathing and include several classes of filters, including N95s.

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Joint-Labor Management Industry Statement – March 30, 2020
ICRA Point Leads
Update from T.E.A.M. Wellness at Work – March 19, 2020
Unemployment Insurance COVID-19 Update – March 19, 2020
Training Center Closure – March 17, 2020
Coronavirus Updates from NCSRCC – March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Resources and Priorities

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Updates from EST John Raines

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Ask Your Infection Preventionist

DeAnn Richards has worked in Infection Prevention and Occupational Health for over 25 years. She has an Associate Degree in both Occupational Therapy and Nursing, followed by her bachelor’s in nursing. Her previous experience in patient safety and quality included being a regional lead at Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network to support the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) priorities for health care quality improvement.


Tips for Staying Healthy

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