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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance

Resources to help you manage ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) activity

The situation is quickly changing as COVID-19 is developing in the U.S. and globally, with potential impacts to your business. We care about the health and safety of our employees, customers, and communities and wanted to share some resources to help keep you informed.

 

Reopening resources:

  • COVID-19 FAQs and tips for businessesOur risk control team is here to help you mitigate operational risks your business may be facing. Review our COVID-19 FAQs and tips for businesses. (Updated June 26, 2020)
  • Resuming hotel and resort operations: Resuming hotel and resort operations in response to new COVID-19 guidelines presents unique challenges. Review steps to help you manage the reopening in a safe way, protecting your staff, customers, and business. (Published on May 15, 2020)
  • Restoring office operations: Resuming office operations in response to new COVID-19 guidelines presents unique challenges. Review steps to help you manage the reopening in a safe way, protecting your staff, customers, and business. (Published on May 15, 2020)
  • Restarting operations in the restaurant industry: Resuming restaurant operations in response to new COVID-19 guidelines presents unique challenges. Review steps to manage the reopening in a safe way, protecting your staff, customers, and business. (Published on May 15, 2020)
  • Resuming retail operations: Resuming retail operations in response to new COVID-19 guidelines presents unique challenges. Review steps to manage the reopening in a safe way, protecting your staff, customers, and business. (Published on May 15, 2020)
  • Eight areas of focus for restoring business operations: As sections of the country slowly reinstate parts of the workforce, there are critical strategies businesses should consider as they anticipate returning to business operations. (Published on May 8, 2020)
  • Construction site safety during shutdown and reopening: COVID-19 activity has led to unplanned construction site closures, and now planned re-openings. Proactively developing shutdown and reopening plans can help you safeguard your workers, the public, and your project.  (Updated on May 8, 2020)
  • Restoring operations in manufacturing: Restarting your manufacturing business may present unique challenges. Our planning guide can help you as you work on your plan. (Published on May 8, 2020)

 

Claims response:

  • COVID-19 employer update –  WC claims handling and care: To help manage the challenges COVID-19 is creating for new and existing claims, our workers compensation claims teams have activated a few plans to assist you better while keeping people safe. Learn more about the steps we are taking and answers some common questions from brokers and customers.  (Published on March 27, 2020)
  • Injured worker resources and FAQs: We know COVID-19 response is affecting injured workers. Here are some resources and answers to frequently asked questions to help injured workers with their workers compensation needs during COVID-19.  (Published on March 27, 2020)
  • COVID-19 Workers Compensation Response: Review our approach for workers compensation (WC) claims handling and employee safety strategies during the COVID-19 outbreak.  (Updated on May 20, 2020)

Risk control resources:

This website is general in nature, and is provided as a courtesy to you. Information is accurate to the best of Helmsman’s knowledge, but companies and individuals should not rely on it to prevent and mitigate all risks or as an explanation of coverage or benefits under an insurance policy. Consult your professional adviser regarding your particular facts and circumstance. By citing external authorities or linking to other websites, Helmsman is not endorsing them.