As we all continue to grapple with COVID-19 and the immense effects it is having on families, businesses, and our society, ASA-HC is working diligently to bring its members important, up-to-date information. Below is a list of resources beneficial to individuals and companies in the construction industry.

 

ASA RESOURCES

  • ASA Coronavirus Resource Guide.
  • ASA Coronavirus Employer Guide.
    (This link will take you to the ASA website. To access this MEMBERS ONLY document: AFTER you click the link that takes you to the ASA national website, use “Member Login” at the top left of the page, click “Resources” on the left side, select “Member Benefits” in the “Show Only” drop down menu.

STAY AT HOME ORDERS

PPE DONATION DRIVE FOR HOUSTON MEDICAL COMMUNITY
ASA-HC is proud to partner with Harris County Medical Society, and other Houston area construction association in a PPE donation drive for our local medical community.

FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT
On Wednesday, Mar. 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which requires businesses with under 500 employees to provide leave to employees missing work because of certain COVID-19 related reasons.

 CONSTRUCTION JOBSITE RECOMMENDED PRACTICES

LETTERS TO GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS

  • Letter to Texas Governor Abbott – On Mar. 19, 2020, five Texas state-wide construction associations sent a letter to Governor Abbott requesting he treat construction as an essential service for the state and refrain from any action to curtail ongoing construction projects.
  • Letter to Local Elected Officials – On Mar. 23, 2020, five Texas state-wide construction associations sent a letter to local elected officials, including Houston Mayor Turner and Harris County Judge Hidalgo, requesting that in the event the city or county issues a “Shelter in Place”-type order, all construction services should be deemed essential services and exempt from such an order.

OSHA/DOL RESOURCES

TOOLBOX TALKS/COMPANY POLICIES

 

 

 

 

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