Responding to the Coronavirus/COVID-19

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread throughout much of the world, including California. Governor Newsom declared a state of emergency in California in early March 2020. LCW will continue to monitor the evolving situation and update our clients frequently. Below are recommendations for specific client groups on how to best deal and respond to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 in the workplace.

Public Agencies

Community College Districts

Private Schools

Public K-12 School Districts

Nonprofit Employers


Additional Online Resources

U.S. Department of Labor Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Questions and Answers 

California Department of Education COVID-19 Guidance and Resources: COVID-19 Guidance for Early Learning and Care Programs

California Department of Education Press Release: State Superintendent Tony Thurmond Announces Availability of Guidance on Child Care for Essential Workers 

DOL COVID-19 and the Fair Labor Standards Act Questions and Answers

Cal-OHSA guide to its ATD Standard

New California Labor Commissioner Coronavirus Information