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The LHSFNA's Coronavirus & COVID-19 Resources

The LHSFNA is monitoring all aspects of this pandemic and its potential impact on LIUNA District Councils, Local Unions, health and welfare funds, signatory contractors, members and their families. These materials and recommendations are being updated as the situation evolves. For alerts on when new documents are posted or current documents are updated, join our mailing list.

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Fact Sheets and Guidance Documents

Conducting Workplace COVID-19 Screenings and Assessments [Updated: 7/29/20]

Guidance to Assist Employers with COVID-19 Contact Tracing [Updated: 6/3/20]

COVID-19 Workplace Safety & Health Program [Updated: 7/29/20]

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COVID-19 Return to Work Guidance for Office Settings [Updated: 5/29/20]

Improving Worker Well-Being During COVID-19 [Available as of 6/12/20]

Coronavirus & COVID-19 Fact Sheet [Updated: 5/29/20]

Recommended COVID-19 Response Plan for Construction Employers

English [Updated: 5/29/20

Spanish [Updated 6/2/20]

Sample Social Distancing Protocol for Construction Jobsites 

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COVID-19 Toolbox Talk (to order print copies, visit our Publications Catalogue)

English [Updated 5/29/20]

Spanish [Updated 6/2/20]

Handwashing During COVID-19 Toolbox Talk (to order print copies, visit our Publications Catalogue)



Cloth Face Coverings Toolbox Talk (to order print copies, visit our Publications Catalogue)

English [Available as of 7/20/20]

Spanish [NEW as of 8/13/20]

COVID-19 and Grief: Adapting How We Grieve During a Pandemic [Available as of 6/16/20]

COVID-19 Information and Tips for High-Risk Groups [Updated: 7/1/20]

Behavioral Health Resources for COVID-19

COVID-19: The Impact on Health and Welfare Plan Benefits

COVID-19 Financial Impact: Resources for Individuals and Families [Updated: 5/20/20]

Health Fair Program Recommendations During COVID-19 [Updated: 7/16/20]

Hand Sanitizing Stations: Materials and Directions for Construction

Lifelines Articles

What You Need to Know About Coronavirus (COVID-19) - March 2020  

Facing Our New Reality as the Novel Coronavirus Spreads - April 2020 - Download a PDF

COVID-19: Planning for Today and for Tomorrow - April 2020 - Download a PDF

Coronavirus and Its Impact on Our Mental Health - April 2020 - Download a PDF 

How to Speak Coronavirus: Know Your Terminology - April 2020 - Download a PDF

Maintaining Sobriety During Social Distancing - April 2020 - Download a PDF

Message from the Co-Chairmen: Looking for a Path Forward in Uncertain Times - May 2020

How Effective Are Masks and Other Facial Coverings at Stopping Coronavirus? - May 2020

Why We’re Using Physical Distancing to Fight COVID-19 - May 2020

Tips to Protect You and Your Family Financially from the Impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) - May 2020

What Construction Contractors Should Know About Federal OSHA and COVID-19 - May 2020

New Stressors Call for New Stress Management Techniques - May 2020

Teletherapy Is a Mental Health Game Changer - May 2020

Breaking the Chain of Infection - May 2020

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Explained: Roles for Employers and Workers - June 2020

Practicing COVID-19 (and Sun) Safety in the Water This Summer - June 2020

The Potential Impact of COVID-19 on Suicide Rates - June 2020

How to Exercise Outdoors Safely During the COVID-19 Era - June 2020

COVID-19's Disproportionate Impact Across Racial Lines - July 2020

Avoiding Heat Illness Risk Due to Facial Coverings - July 2020

Assessing COVID-19 Risks When There's No Clear Answer - July 2020

The Battle for an Emergency Temporary Standard to Address COVID-19 - July 2020

LHSFNA Plays Critical Role in First-in-Nation COVID-19 Standard - August 2020

Wearing a Face Mask Isn't Too Big a Sacrifice - August 2020

Are Construction Workers at Higher Risk for COVID-19 Complications? - August 2020

Retaliation Concerns on the Rise During the Pandemic - September 2020

The Potential Long-Term Health Effects of COVID-19 - September 2020


Handwashing 101

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COVID-19 Protection: N95s vs. Surgical Masks and Paper Masks

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Help Flatten the Curve

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Comparing COVID-19 Symptoms to Flu, Cold and Allergies [Updated 5/15/20]

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What Is Social Distancing?

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How to Put on Personal Protective Equipment

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Facial Hair and Respirators

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Carpooling Best Practices

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