My business is considered essential. What do we need to know and how do we implement social distancing?

If you are a business that has been designated essential, you need to take the precautions necessary to slow down the spread of COVID-19. Here is our business toolkit with resources and guidance on how to establish and implement social distancing and sanitation in your business.

To download an Essential Business Toolkit ZIP folder with all this information, CLICK HERE.

Purchase social distancing and sanitation supplies for your workplace

  • Tissues
  • Trashcans
  • Hand Wipes
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Face Masks
  • Gloves

For a list of cleaning products being used against COVID-19, click the button below.

Download a pandemic flu checklist for workplace administrators

As employers, you can plan and make decisions now that will protect the health of your staff during a flu pandemic. Plan
policies and strategies to increase space or limit face-to-face contact between staff. Use this checklist to help you take steps to plan and protect the health
of your staff.

Download Washington State Deparment of Health’s recommendations on what to do…

If you have an employee who is sick or is showing signs of COVID-19?

If you have an employee who has a family member with COVID-19?

In order to follow the measures in place for social distancing.

Download, print, and hang up the following workplace posters on how to prevent the spread of germs

  • Cover your cough poster
  • Cubra us tos (Spanish poster)
  • Don’t spread germs at work poster
  • No propague los microbios en el trabajo (Spanish poster)
  • Stay home if you’re sick
  • Quedese en casa si esta enfermo (Spanish poster)

Download, print, and hang up these bilingual Employee Rights posters

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide their
employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19.
These provisions will apply from April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020.

Download and print Spanish information for supervisors and employees who are Spanish speaking

Guía para preparar los lugares de trabajo para el virus COVID-19

Medidas para prevenir la exposición de los trabajadores al Coronavirus

Ag and Manufacturing Only*

For agriculture and manufacturing business, please see the attached recommendations toolkit from the Yakima Health District.