This executive order requires both private and public employers to follow health and safety protocols that will serve to protect their in-person workforces.  The Order mandates that as of 6:00 a.m. on November 5th, all employers, at minimum, require individuals at the worksite to maintain at least six feet of distance from others,  protocols also require employers to:
Provide approved sanitization materials to employees and visitors at no cost to those individuals; Ensure that employees practice hand hygiene; Routinely clean and disinfect all high-touch areas in accordance with DOH and CDC guidelines; Conduct daily health checks, such as temperature screenings, visual symptom checking, self-assessment checklists, and/or health questionnaires, prior to each shift, consistent with CDC guidance; exclude sick employees from the workplace and follow requirements of applicable leave laws. See complete order here:
https://nj.gov/infobank/eo/056murphy/pdf/EO-192.pdf

Published by Kate Krier, Business Outreach Coordinator

Business Outreach Coordinator

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