Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The global pandemic is challenging your organization in completely new ways. We're here to support you during this unprecedented time. Sharing these resources is one way we’re helping. If you need answers to specific questions or help with an issue involving government, please contact us.


Reopening Guidance


Webinars

Returning to the Workplace: Considerations for Your Organization's Assets – Your People
Friday, May 29 | 10-11 a.m. | Gallagher | Register

Emerging from a Crisis as a Stronger, More Resilient Team
Tuesday, June 2 | 10 a.m. | hrsimple | Register


News

4.27.20 | Gov. Reynolds Proclamation for Counties Reopening

3.31.20 | With $349 Billion in Emergency Small Business Capital Cleared, SBA and Treasury Begin Unprecedented Public-Private Mobilization Effort to Distribute Funds

3.30.20 | Small Business Protection Paycheck Program Key Eligibility Fact Sheet

3.25.20 | Summary of Phase III Coronavirus Legislation as Passed by the Senate 

3.24.20 | U.S. Department of the Treasury, IRS and the U.S. Department of Labor Announce Plan to Implement Coronavirus-Related Paid Leave for Workers and Tax Credits for Small and Midsize Businesses to Swifty Recover the Cost of Providing Coronavirus-Related Leave

3.21.20 |  U.S. Small Business Administration Issues Economic Injury Disaster Loan declaration for Iowa

3.18.20 | Congress Finalizes COVID-19 Coronavirus Response Act: Prepare To Provide Paid Sick Leave And FMLA

3.16.20 | Summary of Phase II Coronavirus Signed Legislation 


Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)


ABI Member Resources

ACS | Free software trails for online collaboration/communication and cybersecurity for both business and personal that relates to remote work

BerganKDV | Business- and industry-specific on-demand webinars

CapstoneCare Enhanced Telemedicine | Enroll your current or laid-off employees to receive unlimited on-demand health care for one low monthly flat fee

CIRAS

CLA

Davis Brown Law Firm
| Legal resources categorized by industry

Eide Bailly

Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. | Navigate the changing business issues related to the pandemic

Gallagher | Insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting information

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Leave Flow Chart:
https://iowaabi.org/upl/downloads/library/families-first-coronavirus-response-act-ffcra-leave-flow-chart.pdf

Google

HR Simple | Employer updates for Iowa

The Iowa Clinic

Leaders Helping Leaders | A Facebook group created by ABI member Kathleen Riessen for leaders who want to support other leaders and receive support in making critical decisions

LMC Insurance & Risk Management | One-stop shop for questions tied to property & casualty/employee benefits/financial services and regulatory matters for COVID-19

Principal | Midwest Business Center

ServiceMaster by Rice


Disaster Relief Funding


National Resources

H.R. 6201 Families First Coronavirus Response Act Employment Paid Leave Requirements and Tax Credit Provisions Overview (Graph)

Centers for Disease Control

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Model Pandemic HR Policy

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health 

U.S. Small Business Administration


Iowa Resources

COVID-19 in Iowa

Office of the Governor of Iowa

Help Iowans Help Iowans | Local restaurants need customers. Struggling Iowans need support. You need the feeling of knowing you helped both with one gift.

Iowa Department of Public Health

Iowa Economic Development Authority

Iowa Workforce Development

TestIowa | Take a health assessment so the state government can better understand what is currently going on in Iowa


Disclaimer: The Iowa Association of Business and Industry (ABI) seeks to provide access to recommendations, regulations, services and expertise to its members. During the COVID-19 pandemic, this mission remains constant. Prior to acting, members should consult their own professional advisors for information and counsel specific to the individual and unique situations faced by organizations, individuals and corporations. The opinions, interpretations and recommendations of ABI are informational only and should not be relied upon by the recipient as legal or professional advice. ABI makes no representations as to the accuracy or reliability of the content contained herein. Users of this information accept any and all risks associated with the use of such information and agree that ABI has no liability to user.