Washington: The Official Stance for Construction
Construction Status: Restricted
Orders/Effective From: Safe Start Plan/May 4, 2020
A statewide stay at home order is announced by Governor Jay Inslee effective untill May 4, 2020. However, a special memo was released by the Governor to share the status of construction and introduce the idea of low-risk construction.
As per the recent updates, Governor Inslee on May 4, 2020, has announced safe start plan under which revival of state’s economy will be the primary concern. However, all the business and activities will only resume in phases following the health and safety guidelines.
Governing Body: The Office Of Governor Jay Inslee
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Questions about Construction during COVID-19?
Though COVID-19 has severely affected the United States, bringing a lot of restrictions and orders on continuing construction, the most significant information people seek is all about the status of construction in different states. During these crises, when there is an immediate need for resource planning, our team has put their experience as an ERP accounting software team to develop a list of Frequently Asked Questions that can help construction firms during COVID-19. If there is anything we have not included or missed, please reach our team.
FAQs: Status of Construction
Also, it was announced by the Governor on March 25 that any residential or commercial construction should be prevented while only essential and emergency service-related construction can be continued.
However, the order released before March 25 addressed construction as essential, permitting residential or commercial construction.
• Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 (OSHA) •Ten Steps All Workplaces Can Take to Reduce the Risk of Exposure to Coronavirus (OSHA) •Workplace and Employer Resources & Recommendations (DOH) •Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers To Plan, Prepare and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (CDC)
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