COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resources



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Below is a comprehensive list of resources ABC Massachusetts has compiled for your use. Please continue to follow all recommended guidelines and stay safe. We will be updating this list regularly.


For general updates and class cancelations from the Gould Construction Institute, our education and training affiliate, click here.


Workplace Resources

*Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Emergency Loans

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) poster from US Dept. of Labor

Massachusetts COVID-19 Guidelines and Procedures for Construction (prepared by Contractors Risk Management, Inc. and the ABC Self Insurance Group)


Order Extending Registrations of Certain Licensed Professionals

Stoneman, Chandler & Miller: FFCRA Summary

DAS Office Closure Notice

COVID-19 Resources and Guidance for Businesses

Public Construction Bidding and COVID-19

Stoneman, Chandler & Miller: One-Page Template Coronavirus Policy for Employees

Kenney and Sams: What All Employers Should Know

Best Practices for Coronavirus on Jobsites

Kenney & Sams, P.C.: Recommendations Contractors with Affected Projects


Unemployment Resources

FAQ's: Employee Rights and Employer Obligations

Stoneman, Chandler & Miller: Unemployment Benefits during COVID-19

Vacation Payout Notice Template

Rudolph Friedmann LLP: Unemployment Related Matters

Rudolph Friedmann LLP: Construction Work Stoppage...Now What?

Kenney & Sams, P.C.: Paid Sick Leave and Tax Credits


Government Updates

*Governor Baker's Construction Letter with Guidance  -  (Massachusetts COVID-19 Guidelines and Procedures for Construction prepared by CRM)

*COVID-19 Essential Services FAQs (Updated)

Baker-Polito Administration Launches Online Portal for Personal Protective Equipment, Volunteers to Support COVID-19 Outbreak

H.R.6201 Families First Coronavirus Response Act  (passed into law)

COVID-19 Essential Services (Stay-at-Home Order)

State Info on COVID-19 Outbreak

COVID-19 State of Emergency

COVID-19 Response Command Center Report


Economy Updates

State, Federal Governments Address Economic Fallout from COVID-19

Coronavirus and the Construction Industry How to Handle an Inevitable Delay


Upcoming ABC MA Webinars



Archived ABC MA Webinars

Coronavirus: Employment and HR Concerns (03-24-2020)

     Webinar Resource: Major Webinar Talking Points Recap

     Webinar Resource: Coronavirus Employment and HR Q&A


We are in this Together: Contractors Sharing Experiences in Dealing with Coronavirus (03-26-2020)


Coronavirus: Impact and Implications on the Insurance Landscape (03-31-2020)


*ABC Town Hall Forum: Coronavirus Impacts (04-01-2020)


*Massachusetts Construction Site Safety Guidelines and COVID-19 Safety Measures (04-02-2020)

     Webinar Resource: PowerPoint Presentation Slide Deck

     Webinar Resource: ​Massachusetts COVID-19 Guidelines and Procedures for Construction (prepared by Contractors Risk Management, Inc.)

     Webinar Resource: Jobsite Flow Chart (prepared by United Alliance Services Corp.)

     Webinar Resource: Break the Chain of Infection Chart (prepared by United Alliance Services Corp.)

     Webinar Resource: Mock Jobsite Safety Audit (prepared by United Alliance Services Corp.)



ABC National Resources

ABC National Webinars 

Register and view archived webinars using the link below. Topics include OSHA compliance, the economy, and other construction industry impacts of the Coronavirus.



ABC National Web Resources

ABC National's Coronavirus Resources webpage.

National ABC COVID-19 Response Resources and Toolbox Talks


Center for Disease Control Recommendations

Prevention and Treatment

Information for Travel

Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Frequently Asked Questions

Latest News Updates

Communication Resources