Covid-19 Resources


Times right now are uncertain and information is changing every hour. At the Electrical Association, we want to provide you with information that you will find helpful within your business to ensure success through these uncharted territories.

A Note From Us

We are proactively monitoring COVID-19 and guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO), and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH).  We will continue to monitor the situation and update this page with resources.  If you have questions, feel free to reach out.

View the real-time map from Johns Hopkins for current information on cases reported around the world

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources - Presented by the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce

Updated! COVID-19 Preparedness Plan Guidance: Requirements for the Construction

Updated 1/7/2021 - View Here

Executive Order: COVID-19 Business Preparedness Plans (Construction) 

Deadline: June 29, 2020

1. Download the Sample Policy
2. Customize it with your specific company protocols
3. Incorporate the Construction Specific Guidance
4. Post a copy where all employees can see it and access it
5. File a copy in your Safety AWAIR Manual
6. Train your employees per the Executive Order

EA Members: Use the newly created COVID-19 Toolbox Talk

  • MN Current Training Guidelines for Safety: HERE
  • Sample Sign in Sheet for Safety Training: HERE
  • Screening Checklist: HERE
  • Next steps if employee tests positive for COVID-19: HERE

Latest Information

Minnesota COVID-19 Briefing (July 19) - Presented by Governor Tim Walz
Protecting Workers: Guidance on Mitigating and Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in the Workplace - Presented by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
PPP Loan Forgiveness Not a Sure Thing - Presented by Construction Dive
President Biden to Call on Employers to Provide Paid Time Off for Employees to Get Vaccinated - Presented by the White House
Situation Update for COVID-19 - Presented by the Minnesota Department of Health

Digital Sign-In/Attendance Forms

Attendance Tracking Software -by Capterra
Free Employee Attendance Tracker - by Lockify
IOS and Android Attendance App - by MyAt

Business Income Resources

Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

Employment and Business Information

MN Workplace Safety Consultation's COVID-19 Preparedness Plans - Construction Webinar - Presented by the Minnesota Department of Labor
Employee Waivers - Presented by Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. 
Employee Preparedness Requirements Checklist - Presented by Associations North

Financial/Tax Information

Minnesota Economic Trends - Presented by the Minnesota Employment and Economic Development Department 

Updates from the Governor and Legislation Information

Minnesota COVID-19 Briefing (July 9) - Presented by Governor Tim Walz 
Minnesota COVID-19 Briefing (July 2) - Presented by Governor Tim Walz


Helpful Tips

No Touch Infrared Thermometer (online order from Target)
Minnesota Symptom Screener c/o Minnesota Safety Council

Human Resources

General Questions, Employee Leave, Policies + Practices
Communicable Disease Policy

 Please let us know if you are aware of other helpful resources and we'll post here.