Sept. 13, 2023

Resources for businesses and employees

We encourage you to monitor these resources for the latest business and safety updates.

  1. Community Assistance Resources
    1. Disaster Assistance -posted 9.13.23
    2. New FEMA Community Disaster Resilience Zone designations – posted 9.13.23
    3. Feeding America – posted 9.13.23
  2. Conflict in Ukraine
    1. Anniversary brings 200 percent US tariffs on Russian Aluminum – posted 4.3.23
    2. DOC State on the Imposition of Higher Section 232 Tariffs on Imports of Russian Aluminum – posted 3.2.23
    3. EU Sanctions Against Russia Explained – updated 3.15.23
  3. COVID & Health
    1. CDC COVID-19
    2. California Department of Public Health Advisory – updated 7.31.23
    3. Cal/OSHA Requirements to Protect Workers – updated 7.25.23
    4. COVID Vaccine Facts – updated 10.18.22
    5. National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Guide to State Actions – updated 5.8.23
    6. World Health Organization (WHO) – updated 3.29.23
  4. Food Safety
    1. Conference for Food Protection – posted 8.21.23
    2. FDA 2022 Food Code – posted 8.21.23
    3. Food Safety ResourcesWebinar on How to Manage Changing Expectations of Customers and Employees– updated 7.31.23
    4. NSF – 5.15.23
  5. Human Resources
    1. Community Assistance Programs (Illinois job placement) – posted 9.13.23
    2. DOL Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) – new DOL-Timesheet App – updated 8.28.23
    3. DOL Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) – updated 6.28.23
    4. EEOC: What You Should Know About the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws – updated 8.28.23
    5. Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC) – How to Claim – updated 6.28.23
    1. International Economic Development Council (Workforce Reports) – posted 6.28.23
    2. US Chamber of Commerce America Works Data Center – updated 8.23.23
  6. Rebates
    1. Blue Flame Alliance – posted 5.15.23
    2. California Energy Wise – posted 5.15.23
    3. Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency® – posted 5.15.23
    4. Electric Foodservice Council – posted 5.15.23
    5. ENERGY STAR® Commercial Foodservice Equipment – posted 5.15.23
  7. Sanitation
    1. NSC SAFER Data Dashboard – Psychological Safety Correlates to Physical Safety – updated 6.28.23
  8. Trade
    1. Canada Forced Labor Law – posted 8.21.23
    2. Department of Commerce – Training Course on Identifying Risks of Forced Labor in Supply Chains posted 7.31.23
    3. European Chemicals Agency – updated 8.28.23
    4. International Trade Administration  – Consolidated Screening List (CSL)  – UFLPA Entity List – posted 8.8.23
    5. Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) Data Dictionary – posted 5.25.23
    6. Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) Statistics – posted 5.25.23
    7. United States Trade Representative (USTR) Section 301 Search by 8-digit HTS Code– posted 8.28.23
  9. Travel
    1. Coronavirus-Related Restrictions In Every State – Most states have dropped COVID-related restrictions: several put limits on vaccine mandates – updated 8.28.23
    2. U.S. Customs and Border Protection – updated 5.1.23
    3. U.S. Department of State – updated 5.9.23

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